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Definitions of further:
  • verb:   promote the growth of
  • verb:   contribute to the progress or growth of
  • adjective:   more distant in especially degree
    Example: "Nothing could be further from the truth"
  • adverb:   to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense)
    Example: "Further complicated by uncertainty about the future"
  • adverb:   in addition or furthermore
    Example: "If we further suppose"
  • adverb:   to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)
    Example: "Went only three miles further"

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See further used in context: 91 poetry verses, 142 Shakespeare works, 2 quotations, 20 Bible passages, 81 definitions

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