- s (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order
had traveled to the farthest frontier
- r to the greatest distance in space or time (`farthest' is used more often than `furthest' in this physical sense)
see who could jump the farthest
chose the farthest seat from the door
- r to the greatest degree or extent or most advanced stage (`furthest' is used more often than `farthest' in this abstract sense)
she goes farthest in helping us
- Maddy was awed by how Angelina used her celebrity to lift all of us beyond the glamour of a Manhattan ballroom and make us confront the grim realities of poverty in the farthest .
- The specialized health search engine is the farthest along it graduated from the alpha test phase to beta in February but Kosmix has been busy adding new subject areas .
- The man who went farthest, and stayed longest, with Stalin was Vyacheslav Molotov.
News & Articles
- Del Norte students abroad: Overseas adventures
A year ago Vincent Dutton stepped into opulence — the palace at Versailles. Until then, the Del Norte High School student had never been out of the United States. He had never been on a plane and the farthest he had traveled was to Los Angeles. So when school district employee Patti Rommel gave him and other students an opportunity to see France and Germany, Dutton, who had studied European ...
June 20, 2013 - The Daily Triplicate
- Juneteenth: An Important Celebration
Juneteenth marks the days in 1865 when the Union Army brought news of emancipation to African Americans in one of the farthest corners of the Confederate States.
June 19, 2013 - National Constitution Center via Yahoo! News
- Washington car show winners announced
Farthest Traveled, 1994 Chevy Corvette Oldest Car and People's Choice Winner- 1909 Ford Touring Car The top two winners at the Washington Business Improvement District's Annual Car show were: Farthest Traveled – Paul Moser – Oakland – 1994 Chevy Corvette;...
June 18, 2013 - The Warren Reporter
- Larry Flynt in Contra Costa Times
With all this economic misery and people losing all that money, sex is the farthest thing from their mind,Flynt said.
- George Takei in FOXNews
A quarter century ago, when I first met Brad, (marriage) was the farthest thing from our imagination,Takei said. "But what seemed impossible at one time becomes, over the passage of time, more and more 'what if' and 'why not.' We have to...
- Brian Butch in SportingNews.com
People say we're slow, tempo-down, stuff like that,said Brian Butch, who leads the Badgers in scoring and rebounding. "That's the farthest from the truth. What we do is make sure we get a good shot on the offensive end, and we make sure we...