Definition of 'aft'
- (nautical, aeronautical) situated at or toward the stern or tail
- at or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane; "stow the luggage aft"; "ships with square sails sail fairly efficiently with the wind abaft"; "the captain looked astern to see what the fuss was about"
Synonyms: abaft astern
Antonyms: fore forward