Definitions of furtherance

  1. The act of furthering or helping forward; promotion; advancement; progress. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Advancement; as, I will do all I can toward the furtherance of the plan. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. A helping forward. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  4. Assistance; promotion. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

Usage examples for furtherance

  1. He makes the humblest of us tools for the furtherance of his wise designs. – The Young Emigrants; Madelaine Tube; The Boy and the Book; and Crystal Palace by Susan Anne Livingston Ridley Sedgwick
  2. I am likely to be in a plot which has for its furtherance that abominable anarchy which deprived me of my home and estates, of my relatives and friends and my sovereign. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill