Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Remote


  1. Removed to a distance; not near; far away; distant; -- said in respect to time or to place; as, remote ages; remote lands.
  2. Hence, removed; not agreeing, according, or being related; -- in various figurative uses.
  3. Not agreeing; alien; foreign.
  4. Not nearly related; not close; as, a remote connection or consanguinity.
  5. Separate; abstracted.
  6. Not proximate or acting directly; primary; distant.
  7. Not obvious or sriking; as, a remote resemblance.
  8. Separated by intervals greater than usual.
More "Remote" Quotations

Remote Translations

remote in Afrikaans is ver
remote in Dutch is verwijderd, ververwijderd, ver
remote in German is abgelegen, Fern.., entfernt/fern, Fern-, entfernt
remote in Italian is distante, vasto
remote in Norwegian is ensom, fjern
remote in Portuguese is remoto
remote in Spanish is vasto, remoto, lejano