far

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far

adjective back, beyond the eye, beyond the horiion, distant, far away, far back, far off, further, in the dissance, inaccessible, miles away, out of reach, out of sight, out of the way, outlying, remote, removed, too distant, too far, too far away, too far removed, unapproachable
Associated concepts: far apart for purposes of settlement
See also: inaccessible, obscure, remote
References in classic literature ?
I know not whom you may be, with the white skin of a thern and the black hair of a red man; but were it only Thurid whose safety were at stake you might pass, and welcome, in so far as we be concerned.
If our experience had been different, we should not fill out sensation in the same way, except in so far as the filling out is instinctive, not acquired.
Man can act only on external and visible characters: nature cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they may be useful to any being.