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ˈfɑr əˈweɪfar·away

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. faraway, far-offadjective

    very far away in space or time

    "faraway mountains"; "the faraway future"; "troops landing on far-off shores"; "far-off happier times"

  2. farawayadjective

    far removed mentally

    "a faraway (or distant) look in her eyes"


  1. farawayadjective


    She lived in a faraway village, in a faraway land, so far away that I'd never see her again.

  2. Etymology: far + away


  1. faraway

    Faraway generally refers to something that is extremely distant or remote, particularly in relation to space or geographical location. This could mean a physical distance, such as a faraway city, or it could be more metaphorical, such as a faraway time or memory. The term implies a significant separation and may often evoke a sense of longing or unreachability.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of faraway in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of faraway in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of faraway in a Sentence

  1. Nagirasia Lengima:

    I try to learn as much as possible because after the rains we will move to faraway places in search of pasture.

  2. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    The sea, the sea is everything! Its sovereign mass brings to me atoms of a myriad faraway lands;Its bright smile animates me in the limpid mornings. And when at the end of day my faith has failed me, My heart echoes the sound of its sorrow in the sands! (Mi Retiro)

  3. Shana Alexander:

    A plane is a bad place for an all-out sleep, but a good place to begin rest and recovery from the trip to the faraway places you've been, a decompression chamber between Here and There. Though a plane is not the ideal place really to think, to reassess or reevaluate things, it is a great place to have the illusion of doing so, and often the illusion will suffice.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    This is in my community in Queens, New York. I have seen things that I've never seen before, i mean I've seen them, but I've seen them on television and faraway lands, never in my country.

  5. Scott C. Holstad:

    they are a little more solid even in the exquisite nakedness of their existence and they glory in their reality and read music and dance poetry on the sidewalks and in the lavatories of bombed out buildings. we take their words and cup them in our hands and we take their lips and crush them to our selves and dream the dreams and think of sands and faraway places and wish for death and pray they see IT soon.

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