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Synonyms of far in English:


  • 1 we walked far that afternoon
    a long way, a great distance, a good way;
  • 2 her charm far outweighs any flaws
    [Antonyms] slightly
  • adjective

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  • 1 far places
    [Antonyms] near, neighboring
  • 2 the far side of the campus
    further, more distant;
    [Antonyms] near
  • Phrases

    by far
    this is by far the best essay we've read today
    by a great amount, by a good deal, by a long way, by a mile, far and away;
    undoubtedly, without doubt, without question, positively, absolutely, easily;
    significantly, substantially, appreciably, much
    far and away
    far and near
    people came from far and near in hopes of witnessing a miracle
    everywhere, [here, there, and everywhere], far and wide, all over (the world), throughout the land, worldwide
    all over the map
    far and wide
    far from
    staff were far from happy
    not, not at all, nowhere near;
    the opposite of, the antithesis of, anything but
    go far
    we always knew that Rudy would go far
    be successful, succeed, prosper, flourish, thrive, get on, get on in the world, make good, set the world on fire
    informal make a name for oneself, make one's mark, go places, do all right for oneself, find a place in the sun
    go too far
    one of these days, you're going to go too far and they're going to haul you away
    go to extremes, go overboard, overdo it, go over the top, not know when to stop
    so far
  • 1.1 nobody has noticed so far
    up to this point, up to now, as yet, thus far, hitherto, up to the present, to date
  • 2.1 his liberalism only extends so far
    to a certain extent, up to a point, to a degree, within reason, within limits
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