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as/so far as

Definition of as/so far as

informal

  1. :  with regard to (something or someone) <He's here. As far as the others, they'll arrive later.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  at or to a considerable distance in space

    :  to a great extent :  much

    :  by a broad interval :  widely

  1. :  remote in space

    :  distinctly different in quality or relationship

    :  remote in time


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