part of speech: adverb
definition 1: at some future or following time.
- We can eat now and go ice-skating later.
definition 2: after the expected or appropriate time (comparative of “late”).
- The bus came even later today than it did yesterday!
part of speech: adjective
definition: doing some action at a time that is farther ahead or farther into the future as compared with the timing of something else (comparative of “late”).
- If we catch the later train, we will have time to do more shopping.