Definition of furthermore in English:


Line breaks: fur¦ther|more
Pronunciation: /fəːðəˈmɔː


[sentence adverb]
In addition; besides (used to introduce a fresh consideration in an argument): It was also a highly desirable political end. Furthermore, it gave the English a door into France
More example sentences
  • Similar arguments are made, furthermore, in other areas of responsibility.
  • The landscape of cities throughout the world, furthermore, varies considerably.
  • His work on militarism is furthermore significant because he designed his arguments explicitly to rebut the Marxist line on the subject.
moreover, further, what's more, also, additionally, in addition, besides, as well, too, to boot, on top of that, over and above that, into the bargain, by the same token
archaic withal, forbye

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