Definition of furtherance in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfərT͟H(ə)rəns/


The advancement of a scheme or interest: acts in furtherance of an industrial dispute
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  • Instead, the neocons were depicted as fanatical ideologues, with no mention of their roots in the business community or their furtherance of corporate interests.
  • Any incidental damage done to the national interest in furtherance of that war appears in their eyes to be for the greater good.
  • It is necessary in furtherance of his interests.
promotion, furthering, advancement, forwarding, development, facilitation, aiding, assisting, helping, abetting;
hastening, acceleration, boosting, encouragement, cultivation, nurturing, fostering

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Syllabification: fur·ther·ance

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