Definition of after-mass in English:

after-mass

noun

  • A service held following a mass.

adjective

  • Chiefly with capital initial in the second element. Occurring or taking place after mass. Also (of food or drink): consumed after mass.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Tomas of Ersseldoune. From after- + mass.

Pronunciation:

after-mass

/ˈaftəmas//ˈɑːftəmas/