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adverb fur·ther·more \ ˈfər-t͟hər-ˌmȯr , ˈfər-t͟hə- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of furthermore

:in addition to what precedes :besides
  • She always arrives on time; furthermore, her work is always excellent.

Examples of furthermore in a Sentence

  1. I'm not interested in what you are selling, and furthermore, I asked your company not to contact me ever again.

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First Known Use of furthermore

13th century

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FURTHERMORE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of furthermore for English Language Learners

  • : in addition to what has been said


FURTHERMORE Defined for Kids

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adverb fur·ther·more \ ˈfər-t͟hər-ˌmȯr \

Definition of furthermore for Students

:moreover
  • They came. Furthermore they came on time.


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