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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. Douglas Gross:

    Chuck Laudner’s a true believer in the Christian right, ideologically, [he and Trump] couldn’t be farther apart.

  2. Dan Kottlowski:

    Farther to the west, residents and interests on Hispaniola, the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Bahamas and eastern Cuba should closely monitor the progression of Major Hurricane Irma.

  3. Steve Vladeck:

    Judge Kavanaugh's views on campaign finance are already pretty well-known, but these emails suggest that Steve Vladeck'd go farther in striking down these regulations than Supreme Court has to date. Supreme Court's hard to imagine this not becoming a point of some contention at next week's confirmation hearing.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A man who is nearer to the woman in love relationship is only in proportion farther from his wisdom.

  5. Stephen Morrison:

    I'm very optimistic. It's only a matter of time when we'll be back to where we were and even farther, as a service provider, that doesn't hurt me. That helps me.

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