far far  /ˈfɑr/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) located at a great distance in time or space or degree
  2. (adj) being of a considerable distance or length
  3. (adv) at or to or from a great distance in space
  4. (adj) being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle
  5. (adj) beyond a norm in opinion or actions
  6. (adv) to a considerable degree; very much
  7. (adv) at or to a certain point or degree
  8. (adv) remote in time
  9. (adv) to an advanced stage or point
  10. (n) a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to institute Hutu control again

Usage(s):

  1. Pan American clipper pilots have found that most of their passengers have surprisingly hazy notions of how far they can see in the air.
  2. Her positions on drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and global warming put her far to the right of her running mate, and even President Bush.
  3. Life On The Front Lines In Antwerp, the far right is facing off against muslims.

News

  1. Portland has so far collected $7.6 million in arts tax payments: Portland City Hall roundup

    So far, Portland's Revenue Bureau has collected an estimated $7.6 million in arts tax payments. Officials expect to hit $8.3 million by the end of the year.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

  2. UK far-right leader visits Damascus

    The leader of the far-right British National Party says he has traveled to Syria on a "fact-finding mission." Nick Griffin, chairman of the BNP and a member of European Parliament, has called the Holocaust a hoax, Islam a wicked faith and defended the Ku Klux Klan.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Far North End group meets tonight

    NEW BEDFORD — The Far North End neighborhood group meeting will be held at 6:30 tonight at the Pulaski School.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

Quotes

  1. "What matters is how far and how fast the renminbi appreciates," Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said in a statement issued with the report.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Timothy Geithner Source: ABC News

  2. Blatter told a media briefing in Johannesburg on Tuesday: "It is obvious that after the experience so far in this World Cup it would be a nonsense to not reopen the file of technology at the business meeting of the International FA Board in July....
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Sepp Blatter Source: ESPN

  3. However, in a parting shot, Justice Stevens wrote that the majority's decision could prove to be "far more destructive - quite literally - to our nation's communities and to our constitutional structure".
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: John Paul Stevens Source: The Australian

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