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far

adverb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to a great degree
  • the solid advice that if you can't say something good about a person, it is far better to say nothing at all

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far

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of far (Entry 2 of 2)

1 lasting for a considerable time
  • the primitive rafts that ancient peoples built for their far journeys across the wide expanses of Oceania

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2 not close in time or space
  • the dream of someday sending manned spacecraft to explore the far reaches of our solar system

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The first known use of far was before the 12th century

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far and away

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“Far.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/far. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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