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English definition of “farther”


adverb     /ˈfɑː.ðər/ US  /ˈfɑːr.ðɚ/
comparative of far adverb: to a greater distance : How much farther is it to the airport ? The fog's so thick , I can't see farther than about ten metres .Distant in space and time far adverbGrammar:Farther, farthest or further, furthest?Grammar:Further (but not farther)There are some occasions when we can use further but not farther.
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