Translation of "far" - English-Turkish dictionary


adverb uk /fɑːr/ us farther, farthest, further, furthest

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?
Versailles is not far from Paris.
In the summer the herds move farther north.

A2 a long time

uzun süre
How far back can you remember?
We need to plan further ahead.
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.
far too difficult/expensive/late, etc

B2 much too difficult/expensive/late, etc

çok fazla zor/pahalı/geç vs.
She was wearing a coat that was far too big for her.
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.
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.
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.
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.
far from sth

certainly not something

tam tersine, aksine, bilakis
The situation is far from clear.
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.
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.
as far as possible

as much as is possible

mümkün olduğu kadar
We try to buy organic food as far as possible.
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 from using the telephone.
go too far

to behave in a way that upsets or annoys other people

çok ileri gitmek, haddini bilmemek/aşmak
how far

used to talk about how true something is

Ne kadar? Ne kadarını?
so far

B1 until now

şu ana dek/kadar/değin
So far, we haven't made much progress.
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
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
£100 doesn't go very far these days.

(Translation of “far adverb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)