Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) foster, further (promote the growth of) "Foster our children's well-being and education"
- S: (v) promote, advance, boost, further, encourage (contribute to the progress or growth of) "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
- S: (adj) far (located at a great distance in time or space or degree) "we come from a far country"; "far corners of the earth"; "the far future"; "a far journey"; "the far side of the road"; "far from the truth"; "far in the future"
- S: (adj) far (being of a considerable distance or length) "a far trek"
- S: (adj) far (being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle) "the horse on the right is the far horse"; "the right side is the far side of the horse"
- S: (adj) far (beyond a norm in opinion or actions) "the far right"
- S: (adj) further, farther (more distant in especially degree) "nothing could be further from the truth"; "further from our expectations"; "farther from the truth"; "farther from our expectations"
- S: (adv) far (to a considerable degree; very much) "a far far better thing that I do"; "felt far worse than yesterday"; "eyes far too close together"
- S: (adv) far (at or to or from a great distance in space) "he traveled far"; "strayed far from home"; "sat far away from each other"
- S: (adv) far (at or to a certain point or degree) "I can only go so far before I have to give up"; "how far can we get with this kind of argument?"
- S: (adv) far (remote in time) "if we could see far into the future"; "all that happened far in the past"
- S: (adv) far (to an advanced stage or point) "a young man who will go very far"
- S: (adv) further, farther (to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense)) "further complicated by uncertainty about the future"; "let's not discuss it further"; "nothing could be further from the truth"; "they are further along in their research than we expected"; "the application of the law was extended farther"; "he is going no farther in his studies"
- S: (adv) further (in addition or furthermore) "if we further suppose"; "stated further that he would not cooperate with them"; "they are definitely coming; further, they should be here already"
- S: (adv) farther, further (to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)) "farther north"; "moved farther away"; "farther down the corridor"; "the practice may go back still farther to the Druids"; "went only three miles further"; "further in the future"