1. [ adverb ] to a considerable degree; very much

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

2. [ adverb ] at or to or from a great distance in space

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

3. [ adverb ] 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?"

4. [ adjective ] 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"

Related terms: near distant far-off faraway distant farther further outlying off_the_beaten_track off_the_beaten_track farthermost cold distance
5. [ adjective ] being of a considerable distance or length

"a far trek"

Related terms: long
6. [ adverb ] remote in time

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

7. [ adjective ] 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"

Related terms: right
8. [ noun ] (politics) a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to reinstitute Hutu control
Synonyms: army_for_the_liberation_of_rwanda former_armed_forces interahamwe alir

"in 1999 ALIR guerrillas kidnapped and killed eight foreign tourists"

Related terms: foreign_terrorist_organization Rwanda
9. [ adverb ] to an advanced stage or point

"a young man who will go very far"

10. [ adjective ] beyond a norm in opinion or actions

"the far right"

Related terms: immoderate
Similar spelling:   Farr