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far

adverb
 
/fɑr/
A2 used to talk about how distant something is: How far is it to the supermarket?
very much: Young people are far more independent these days.
as far as I know used to say what you think is true, although you do not know all the facts: As far as I know, they are coming to the party.
by far used to say that something is the biggest, the best, etc.: This is his best book by far.
so far B1 until now: So far, we haven’t made much progress on the project.
Translations of “far”
in Korean 멀리, (비교급의 강조로) 훨씬…
in Arabic بَعيد, كَثيراً…
in French loin, beaucoup…
in Turkish uzak, uzakta, uzağa…
in Italian lontano, molto, di gran lunga…
in Chinese (Traditional) 距離, 遠, 遙遠地…
in Russian далеко, давно…
in Polish daleko, długo, dawno…
in Spanish lejos, mucho…
in Portuguese longe, distante, muito…
in German weit…
in Catalan lluny, molt…
in Japanese 遠く, はるかに…
in Chinese (Simplified) 距离, 远, 遥远地…
(Definition of far adverb from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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