Synonyms of further in English:



  • 1 further information
    additional, more, extra, supplementary, supplemental, other;
  • 2 further, it gave him an excellent excuse not to attend See furthermore
  • 3 she's transferring to a school further from home See farther
  • adjective

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  • 1 the further end of the hall See farther
  • verb

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  • 1 an attempt to further his career
    promote, advance, forward, develop, facilitate, aid, assist, help, help along, lend a hand to, abet;
    expedite, hasten, speed up, catalyze, accelerate, step up, spur on, oil the wheels of, give a push to, boost, encourage, cultivate, nurture, foster
    [Antonyms] impede
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