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Definitions of further

  1. To promote; help forward. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. To help forward, promote. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. To promote. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. To help forward; to promote. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. More remote; at a greater distance; more in advance; farther; as, the further end of the field. See Farther. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Beyond; additional; as, a further reason for this opinion; nothing further to suggest. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense); "further complicated by uncertainty about the future"; "let's not discuss it further"; "nothing could be further from the truth"; "they are further along in their research than we expected"; "the application of the law was extended farther"; "he is going no farther in his studies" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. in addition or furthermore; "if we further suppose"; "stated further that he would not cooperate with them"; "they are definitely coming; further, they should be here already" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. To a greater distance; in addition; moreover. See Farther. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. To a greater distance or degree; moreover; also. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. To a greater distance or degree: in addition. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. More remotely; farther; in addition; besides. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. To a greater distance or degree; besides. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14. To a greater distance. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  15. Farther; more distant; in addition. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. To a greater distance or degree. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  17. Compar. More distant or advanced; fuller; additional. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. More distant; beyond this; additional; now used as the comp. of far. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for further

  1. Nothing, however, could have been further from the truth. – The Adventure of Living by John St. Loe Strachey
  2. Have no further fear of that. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
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