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Antonyms for farthest
ˈfɑr ðɪstfar·thest

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term farthest.

Wiktionary

  1. farthestadverb

    Synonyms:
    furthest

  2. farthestadjective

    Most distant in time, space or degree.

    Synonyms:
    furthest

Princeton's WordNet

  1. farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, utmost, uttermostadverb

    (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order

    "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"

    Antonyms:
    close, near, nigh

    Synonyms:
    last, utmost(a), extreme, farthermost, utmost, uttermost, uttermost(a), furthermost, furthest

  2. farthest, furthestadverb

    to the greatest distance in space or time (`farthest' is used more often than `furthest' in this physical sense)

    "see who could jump the farthest"; "chose the farthest seat from the door"; "he swam the furthest"

    Antonyms:
    near, close, nigh

    Synonyms:
    furthest

  3. furthest, farthestadverb

    to the greatest degree or extent or most advanced stage (`furthest' is used more often than `farthest' in this abstract sense)

    "went the furthest of all the children in her education"; "furthest removed from reality"; "she goes farthest in helping us"

    Antonyms:
    close, nigh, near

    Synonyms:
    furthest

How to use farthest in a sentence?

  1. Leo C. Rosten:

    Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.

  2. Dale Carnegie:

    The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

  3. Billy Kreutzmann -LRB- drums -RRB-:

    When I first got into this, I never thought about making money, that was the farthest thing from my mind, the only thing I cared about was having my drums close by and having people to play with when I was a teenager.

  4. Brendan Doherty:

    At this point in their presidencies, Carter, Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Clinton, George W. Bush, and Presidents Barack Obama all had already traveled to West Coast. Trump's farthest trip west at this point in Donald Trump term was to Iowa.

  5. Sonia Martins:

    In a catapult, for the stone to go its farthest, it has to be pulled as far back as possible...if you're going through a tough time count it as joy cos that could be something to catapult you to the place u desire to be... #behopeful #itsallaboutperspective

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