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Synonyms for FAR

a long way

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by far or far and away

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far and wide

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far from

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so far: up to a point

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  • up to a point
  • to a certain extent
  • to a limited extent

so far: up to now

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Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for FAR

to a considerable extent

far from others in space, time, or relationship

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Synonyms for FAR

a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to institute Hutu control again

located at a great distance in time or space or degree

being of a considerable distance or length

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being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle

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beyond a norm in opinion or actions

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But they would never understand the strange, sweet language that she spoke, or even see the lovely face that smiled at them above the waves; her blue, transparent garments were but water to their eyes, and the pearl chains in her hair but foam and sparkling spray; so, hoping that the sea would be most gentle with them, silently she floated on her way, and left them far behind.
The sole effect of her presence upon the placid valley so far had been to excite the mind of a solitary heron, which, after descending to the ground not far from her path, stood with neck erect, looking at her.
"I am but an infant," he commenced, looking furtively around him, in order to detect how far his well-established character for prudence and courage contradicted his assertion.
We do not know that the Glacial epoch was strictly simultaneous at these several far distant points on opposite sides of the world.
As I hastened above to explore the strange shaft I found that the ladder of horizontal bars mounted always as far above me as my eyes could reach, and as I ascended, the light from above grew brighter and brighter.
Drawing the shaft far back he drove the poisoned missile straight into the heart of the great anthropoid.
And then I hurried on in the di-rection he had gone, faster by far than safety dictated.
But to neither of these did he owe the enmity of Bukawai, the witch-doctor, who dwelt in the cave between the two hills far to the north of the village of Mbonga, the chief.
He looked at me, and at the river and the far shore.
The little girl was quite an experienced traveller, for she had once been carried by a cyclone as far away from home as the marvelous Land of Oz, and she had met with a good many adventures in that strange country before she managed to get back to Kansas again.
"How far is it from here to the shore?" asked Pinocchio anxiously.
Come, let us see how far we may go toward liberty before I must return."
A room or two can easily be added; and if my friends find no difficulty in travelling so far to see me, I am sure I will find none in accommodating them."
1851, with Overweg, to visit the kingdom of Adamaoua, to the south of the lake, and from there he pushed on as far as the town of Yola, a little below nine degrees north latitude.
He thought of his childhood, left far far behind-- That blissful and innocent state-- The sound so exactly recalled to his mind A pencil that squeaks on a slate!