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Translation of "far" - English-Turkish dictionary

far

adverb     /fɑːr/ (farther, farthest, further, furthest)
DISTANCE A2 used to talk about how distant something is uzak, uzakta, uzağa, uzaktan It's the first time I've been so far away from home. How far is it to the supermarket? Bournemouth is not far from Poole. In the summer the herds move farther north.Distant in space and time
TIME a long time uzun süre How far back can you remember? We need to plan further ahead.Distant in space and time
far better/cheaper/more, etc B2 much better/cheaper/more, etc çok daha iyi/ucuz/fazla vs. Young people are far more independent these days.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
far too difficult/expensive/late, etc B2 much too difficult/expensive/late, etc çok fazla zor/pahalı/geç vs. His trousers were far too tight.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
as far as I know informal B2 used to say what you think is true, although you do not know all the facts bildiğim kadarıyla As far as I know, they haven't reached a decision yet.Knowledge and awarenessUncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
as far as sb is concerned B2 used to say what someone's opinion is bana/ona kalırsa It's all over as far as I'm concerned.Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotions
as far as sth is concerned B2 used to say what you are talking about dikkate alındığında/göz önüne alındığında As far as sport's concerned, I like tennis and football.Regarding and concerningLinking and relating
by far B2 used to emphasize that something is the biggest, the best, etc kat kat, çok daha This is his best film by far.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
far from sth certainly not something tam tersine, aksine, bilakis The situation is far from clear.Yes, no and not
far from doing sth certainly not doing something ...tan/den öte; ...nın da ötesinde, ... cağına/ceğine Far from being pleased, he was embarrassed by the praise.Yes, no and not
far from it informal used to tell someone that something is certainly not true alakası yok, hiç, hiç bir şekilde, katiyen He's not handsome - far from it.Yes, no and not
as far as possible as much as is possible mümkün olduğu kadar We try to buy organic food as far as possible.Achievable
go so far as to do sth to take the extreme action of doing something elinden geldiği kadar, yapabileceği kadar He even went so far as to stop her using the telephone.Acting and actsDealing with things or people
go too far to behave in a way that upsets or annoys other people çok ileri gitmek, haddini bilmemek/aşmak Causing feelings of anger and displeasure
how far used to talk about how true something is Ne kadar? Ne kadarını? How far do politicians represent the views of ordinary people?Question words and expressions
so far B1 until now şu ana dek/kadar/değin So far, we haven't made much progress.Until a particular moment
so far so good informal used to say that something has gone well until now şu ana dek her şey yolunda; her şey iyi gidiyor Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
not go (very) far If something such as money does not go far, you cannot do very much with it. iş görmez, yeterli olmaz, faydası olmaz £1 doesn't go very far these days.Scarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
(Definition of far adverb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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