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furthest

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adverb or adjective fur·thest \ˈfər-thəst\

Simple Definition of furthest

  • : most distant in space or time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of furthest

14th Century

First Known Use of furthest

14th century



FURTHEST Defined for Kids

furthest

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adverb or adjective fur·thest \ˈfər-thəst\

Definition of furthest for Students

  1. :  farthest <Of all of us, he rode his bike furthest.> <She lives in the furthest part of town.>





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