Definition: Further

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Statistics

  • Length: 7 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: Further

Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • SAT vocabulary item
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular Adjective
  • Irregular comparative form
  • Adjectives modify Nouns

Usage Notes:
  • You can use FURTHER for distance or time
  • You can use FARTHER only for distance
  • You can say FURTHER INFORMATION, meaning 'more information'
  • You cannot use FARTHER with words like INFORMATION

Similar Words (using 'further' as word stem):

'further' + Suffix

furtherance, furthered, furtherer, furtherers, furthering, furthermore, furthermost, furthers,