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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
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As befits its status as a work of scholarship, however, Race Mixing's ambivalence on this issue is of a more ordered and theorized kind than is Far From Heaven's--it is shown, far more clearly, to reside in the issue itself rather than in Romano's treatment of it.
Seen from one angle, Todd Haynes's Far from Heaven is a cunningly precise pastiche of a movie Douglas Sirk might have made in 1958--if, that is, Universal Studios had been prepared to release a movie bearing on homosexuality, interracial romance, and the civil rights movement.
Metal is often found far from the mold-metal interface in regions where the temperatures have remained far below the solidification temperature of the metal.
Far from indulging in empty posturing, Congress has been engaged in an extremely difficult--and so far very responsible--political struggle (among themselves and with the president) that has produced considerable success against highly unfavorable odds.
They are too far from a subway station to qualify for a subway bonus that could add 3 FAR.
But far from being a painful drain on their profitability, the added expense is in fact a planned consequence of their efforts to win business in an increasingly crowded market by making higher-risk loans.