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English definition of “further”


adjective     /ˈfɜː.ðər/ US  /ˈfɝː.ðɚ/
at a greater distance : It was much further to the town centre than I remembered . Fourteen miles is further than you'd think once you start to run it. Is that her at the further (= other) end of the room ?Distant in space and time Grammar: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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