Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

sofar

play
noun so·far \ˈsō-ˌfär\

Definition of sofar

  1. :  a system for locating an underwater explosion at sea by triangulation



Origin and Etymology of sofar

sound fixing and ranging


First Known Use: 1946


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sofar? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

different from the usual or normal

Get Word of the Day daily email!