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Synonyms for far

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Army for the Liberation of Rwanda, ALIR, Former Armed Forces, FAR, Interahamweadjective

    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"

    short, moderate, hot, nearby, close, adjacent, nigh, near, warm, left

  2. faradjective

    located at a great distance in time or space or degree

    "we come from a far country"; "far corners of the earth"; "the far future"; "a far journey"; "the far side of the road"; "far from the truth"; "far in the future"

    nigh, warm, close, near, short, moderate, adjacent, hot, nearby, left

  3. faradjective

    being of a considerable distance or length

    "a far trek"

    adjacent, nearby, hot, nigh, close, near, moderate, short, left, warm

  4. faradjective

    being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle

    "the horse on the right is the far horse"; "the right side is the far side of the horse"

    nigh, left, moderate, hot, short, warm, close, near, nearby, adjacent

  5. faradverb

    beyond a norm in opinion or actions

    "the far right"

    nigh, hot, left, warm, moderate, short, near, close, adjacent, nearby

  6. faradverb

    to a considerable degree; very much

    "a far far better thing that I do"; "felt far worse than yesterday"; "eyes far too close together"

    adjacent, left, hot, nearby, close, nigh, moderate, short, warm, near

  7. faradverb

    at or to or from a great distance in space

    "he traveled far"; "strayed far from home"; "sat far away from each other"

    warm, left, nigh, near, hot, short, close, nearby, adjacent, moderate

  8. faradverb

    at or to a certain point or degree

    "I can only go so far before I have to give up"; "how far can we get with this kind of argument?"

    hot, near, nigh, close, warm, adjacent, short, nearby, moderate, left

  9. faradverb

    remote in time

    "if we could see far into the future"; "all that happened far in the past"

    nearby, nigh, close, hot, moderate, warm, short, near, adjacent, left

  10. faradverb

    to an advanced stage or point

    "a young man who will go very far"

    warm, near, nearby, adjacent, nigh, moderate, hot, close, short, left

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. faradjective

    remote, distant, not near

  2. faradjective

    to a great distance

  3. faradjective

    almost, well-nigh, in great part

  4. faradjective

    very much, in a great degree

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. faradjective

    distant, remote, alienated, estranged, unfriendly

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How to use far in a sentence?

  1. Voltaire:

    There is an astonishing imagination, even in the science of mathematics... We repeat, there was far more imagination in the head of Archimedes than in that of Homer.

  2. Bruce Bagley:

    Of all of the symbols involved in the kingpin strategy( of targeting high-profile crime leaders in order to weaken their organization), El Chapo was by far the most important because El Chapo grew like a rocket, because El Chapo became so rich and so powerful.

  3. Jazmyn White:

    The reason racism's still around is because it's been passed down from generation to generation, and history repeats itself, as far as combating it ... it's trying to change the ideas that others have, changing perceptions that others have.

  4. Robert Burton:

    Tobacco, divine, rare, superexcellent tobacco, which goes far beyond all the panaceas, potable gold, and philosophers stones, a sovereign remedy to all diseases but as it is commonly abused by most men, which take it as tinkers do ale, 'Tis a plague, a mischief, a violent purger of goods, lands, health; hellish, devilish and damned tobacco, the ruin and overthrow of body and soul.

  5. House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler:

    So far, I'm sad to say, I see a lot of senators voting for a coverup. Voting to deny witnesses and obviously a treacherous vote, a vote against an honest consideration of the evidence against the President. A vote against an honest trial. A vote against the United States.

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