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Definition of Far


  1. A young pig, or a litter of pigs.
  2. Distant in any direction; not near; remote; mutually separated by a wide space or extent.
  3. Remote from purpose; contrary to design or wishes; as, far be it from me to justify cruelty.
  4. Remote in affection or obedience; at a distance, morally or spiritually; t enmity with; alienated.
  5. Widely different in nature or quality; opposite in character.
  6. The more distant of two; as, the far side (called also off side) of a horse, that is, the right side, or the one opposite to the rider when he mounts.
  7. To a great extent or distance of space; widely; as, we are separated far from each other.
  8. To a great distance in time from any point; remotely; as, he pushed his researches far into antiquity.
  9. In great part; as, the day is far spent.
  10. In a great proportion; by many degrees; very much; deeply; greatly.

Far Quotations

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.
Mary Kay Ash

Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.
Franz Schubert

We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Swami Vivekananda

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. - T. S. Eliot
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
T. S. Eliot

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
Theodore Roosevelt
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Far Translations

far in Afrikaans is ver
far in Dutch is verwijderd, ververwijderd, ver
far in French is vaste
far in German is weit, fern
far in Italian is vasto
far in Latin is recedentia, longe, procul
far in Norwegian is fjern, fjern, langt borte
far in Portuguese is distante
far in Spanish is vasto, lejano
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