[fɑː] or [fɑr]


(adj.) located at a great distance in time or space or degree; 'we come from a far country'; 'far corners of the earth'; 'the far future'; 'a far journey'; 'the far side of the road'; 'far from the truth'; 'far in the future' .

(adj.) being of a considerable distance or length; 'a far trek' .

(adj.) beyond a norm in opinion or actions; 'the far right' .

(adj.) being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle; 'the horse on the right is the far horse'; 'the right side is the far side of the horse' .

(adv.) at or to or from a great distance in space; 'he traveled far'; 'strayed far from home'; 'sat far away from each other'.

(adv.) remote in time; 'if we could see far into the future'; 'all that happened far in the past'.

(adv.) to a considerable degree; very much; 'a far far better thing that I do'; 'felt far worse than yesterday'; 'eyes far too close together'.

(adv.) at or to a certain point or degree; 'I can only go so far before I have to give up'; 'how far can we get with this kind of argument?'.

(adv.) to an advanced stage or point; 'a young man who will go very far'.

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(n.) A young pig, or a litter of pigs.

(a.) Distant in any direction; not near; remote; mutually separated by a wide space or extent.

(a.) Remote from purpose; contrary to design or wishes; as, far be it from me to justify cruelty.

(a.) Remote in affection or obedience; at a distance, morally or spiritually; t enmity with; alienated.

(a.) Widely different in nature or quality; opposite in character.

(a.) The more distant of two; as, the far side (called also off side) of a horse, that is, the right side, or the one opposite to the rider when he mounts.

(adv.) To a great extent or distance of space; widely; as, we are separated far from each other.

(adv.) To a great distance in time from any point; remotely; as, he pushed his researches far into antiquity.

(adv.) In great part; as, the day is far spent.

(adv.) In a great proportion; by many degrees; very much; deeply; greatly.

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Synonyms and Synonymous

a. Remote, distant, not near.

ad. [1]. To a great distance.[2]. Almost, well-nigh, in great part.[3]. Very much, in a great degree.

Typist: Preston

Synonyms and Antonyms


Checker: Phyllis


space or proportion: remotely: considerably or in great part: very much: to a great height: to a certain point degree or distance.—v.t. (prov.) to remove to a distance.—adjs. Far′-away′ distant: abstracted absent-minded; Far′-fetched fetched or brought from a remote place: forced unnatural—(obs.) Far′fet.—advs. Far′-forth (Spens.) very far; Far′most most distant or remote.—n. Far′ness the state of being far: remoteness distance.—adj. and adv. Far′-off distant.—adjs. Far′-reach′ing exerting influence to a great distance and for a long time; Far′-sight′ed seeing to a great distance: having defective eyesight for near objects; Far′-sought sought for at a distance; Far′-spent far advanced.—Far and away by a great deal; By far in a very great degree; I'll see you far (or farther) first I will not do it by any means; In so far as to the extent that.

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