Definition of Far

1. Adverb. To a considerable degree; very much. "Eyes far too close together"

2. Adjective. Located at a great distance in time or space or degree. "Far in the future"

3. Noun. A terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to institute Hutu control again. "In 1999 ALIR guerrillas kidnapped and killed eight foreign tourists"

4. Adverb. At or to or from a great distance in space. "Sat far away from each other"

5. Adjective. Being of a considerable distance or length. "A far trek"
Similar to: Long
Derivative terms: Farness

6. Adverb. At or to a certain point or degree. "How far can we get with this kind of argument?"

7. Adjective. Being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle. "The right side is the far side of the horse"
Similar to: Right

8. Adverb. Remote in time. "All that happened far in the past"

9. Adjective. Beyond a norm in opinion or actions. "The far right"
Similar to: Immoderate

10. Adverb. To an advanced stage or point. "A young man who will go very far"

Definition of Far

1. n. A young pig, or a litter of pigs.

2. a. Distant in any direction; not near; remote; mutually separated by a wide space or extent.

3. adv. To a great extent or distance of space; widely; as, we are separated far from each other.

Definition of Far

1. Adjective. Remote in space. ¹

2. Adjective. Remote in time. ¹

3. Adjective. Long. ¹

4. Adjective. More remote or longer of two. ¹

5. Adjective. Extreme. ¹

6. Adjective. (computing not comparable) Outside the currently selected segment in a segmented memory architecture. ¹

7. Adverb. Distant in space, time or degree. ¹

8. Adverb. To or from a great distance, time, or degree. ¹

9. Adverb. (context: with a comparative) Very much. ¹

10. Noun. spelt (type of wheat) ¹

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Definition of Far

1. at or to a great distance [adv FARTHER, FARTHEST or FURTHER, FURTHEST]

Medical Definition of Far

1. 1. To a great extent or distance of space; widely; as, we are separated far from each other. 2. To a great distance in time from any point; remotely; as, he pushed his researches far into antiquity. 3. In great part; as, the day is far spent. 4. In a great proportion; by many degrees; very much; deeply; greatly. "Who can find a virtuous woman ? for her price is far above rubies." (Prov. Xxxi. 10) As far as, to the extent, or degree, that. See As far as, under As. Far off. at a great distance, absolutely or relatively. Distant in sympathy or affection; alienated. "But now, in Christ Jesus, ye who some time were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ." Far other, different by a great degree; not the same; quite unlike. Far and near, at a distance and close by; throughout a whole region. Far and wide, distantly and broadly; comprehensively. "Far and wide his eye commands." . From far, from a great distance; from a remote place. Far often occurs in self-explaining compounds, such as far-extended, far-reaching, far-spread. A young pig, or a litter of pigs. See: Farrow. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Far

far-and-near suture
far Western analysis
far and away
far and near
far and wide

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