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farther

far·ther

farther

 
pronunciation:
far thr
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective
part of speech: adverb
definition: to or at a greater distance, extent, or degree (comparative of "far").
You can see farther with these binoculars.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: more remote or distant; extending to or located at a greater distance (comparative of "far").
We hoped we could reach the farther island by nightfall.The sun is farther from the earth than the moon.