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Synonyms for farther
ˈfɑr ðərfar·ther

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fartheradjective

    more distant in especially space or time

    "they live in the farther house"


    close, nigh, near

  2. further, fartheradverb

    more distant in especially degree

    "nothing could be further from the truth"; "further from our expectations"; "farther from the truth"; "farther from our expectations"


    near, close, nigh

  3. further, fartheradverb

    to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense)

    "further complicated by uncertainty about the future"; "let's not discuss it further"; "nothing could be further from the truth"; "they are further along in their research than we expected"; "the application of the law was extended farther"; "he is going no farther in his studies"


    near, nigh, close

  4. farther, furtheradverb

    to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)

    "farther north"; "moved farther away"; "farther down the corridor"; "the practice may go back still farther to the Druids"; "went only three miles further"; "further in the future"


    close, nigh, near

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fartheradjective

    beyond, FURTHER, more remotely, to or at a greater distance

  2. fartheradjective

    moreover, besides, furthermore

  3. fartheradjective

    further, more remote, at a greater distance

  4. fartheradjective


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "farther":

    further, below

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How to use farther in a sentence?

  1. Ludmila Sokol:

    You should have seen things scattered along the road, the farther you carry things, the harder it is.

  2. Varshini Prakash:

    This is why young people are doubting the political process altogether, if Biden wants to solve for voter turnout in 2022, he should actually deliver on the things he promised, not move farther away from them.

  3. Paul Wertheimer:

    Conventional wisdom says take the closest exit, but that doesn't always work at concerts because that's where the crush is. You want to know where all exits are because exits farther away may be better. You don't want to follow the crowd surge going one route.

  4. Warning Meteorologist Eddie Walker:

    Severe thunderstorms are expected a bit farther north across the northern High Plains on Monday, again with damaging winds and large hail being the main impacts, some spots of flash flooding cannot be ruled out, though.

  5. Eli Steele:

    Woke is acorruptbecause it is more interested in retrieving the innocence of white America than it is in the development of black America, and so we as blacks – even though whites are now saying, ‘look, we do this and we do this and we give you this and we give you that’ and so forth – we're over here falling farther and farther behind.

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