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English definition of “further”


adjective, adverb     /ˈfɜː.ðər/ US  /ˈfɝː.ðɚ/
A2 more or extra: Have you anything further to add? If you have any further problems do let me know. It cost me £50 a day and a further £60 for insurance. This shop will be closed until further notice. We need to talk further about this.Also, extra, and in addition further to mainly UK formal used in business letters to refer to an earlier letter, conversation, meeting, etc.: Further to your letter of 11 March, I should like to inform you of a number of recent developments regarding the Saffron Hill site.Quoting and making references Grammar:Farther, farthest or further, furthest?See moreGrammar:Further (but not farther)There are some occasions when we can use further but not farther.See more
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