far

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfɑːr/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/fɑr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fär)

Inflections of 'far' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
farther
adj comparative
further
adj comparative
farthest
adj superlative
furthest
adj superlative
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far

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adv
  1. [they, the thieves, the car] won't get (very) far
  2. will go far in [life, show business, your career]
  3. finish far behind the [others, rest]
  4. we [looked, searched, hunted] far and wide
  5. far (away) from [home, London, here, the office]
  6. too far (away) to [see, appreciate, visit]
  7. was [standing, sitting] far away from
  8. was [standing] as far away as possible from
  9. [live, are, going] far away
  10. is far and away the [best, most]
  11. far from [correct, done, acceptable, over]
  12. far from the [asking, desired, predicted] price
  13. far back [when, in time]
  14. as far as the eye can see
  15. (not) as far as I [know, am aware, can see]
  16. are few and far between
  17. far out [east, west, north, south]
  18. far too much [salt, sugar, food]
  19. far in [excess, advance]
  20. far [easier, superior, quicker, smaller, worse] than
  21. dated, slang: far out!
adj
  1. on the far side of [town, the park]
  2. is a far distance to
  3. a far stretch to [say, go, do]
  4. a far leap from [reality, sanity, ethical]
  5. a far cry from [the way, how, what] it [was, used to be]
  6. far [right, left] politics
additional examples
  1. on the far side of [town, the park]
  2. is a far distance to
  3. a far stretch to [say, go, do]
  4. a far leap from [reality, sanity, ethical]
  5. a far cry from [the way, how, what] it [was, used to be]
  6. far [right, left] politics
  7. far-reaching [powers, decisions, appeal, control]
  8. [they, the thieves, the car] won't get (very) far
  9. will go far in [life, show business, your career]
  10. finish far behind the [others, rest]
  11. we [looked, searched, hunted] far and wide
  12. far (away) from [home, London, here, the office]
  13. too far (away) to [see, appreciate, visit]
  14. was [standing, sitting] far away from
  15. was [standing] as far away as possible from
  16. [live, are, going] far away
  17. a far-away [destination, land, country]
  18. is far and away the [best, most]
  19. far from [correct, done, acceptable, over]
  20. far from the [asking, desired, predicted] price
  21. far back [when, in time]
  22. as far as the eye can see
  23. (not) as far as I [know, am aware, can see]
  24. [very, quite, too, not so] far
  25. are few and far between
  26. far out [east, west, north, south]
  27. far too much [salt, sugar, food]
  28. far in [excess, advance]
  29. far [easier, superior, quicker, smaller, worse] than
  30. dated, slang: far out!
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