What does farthest mean?

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ˈfɑr ðɪstfar·thest

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, utmost, uttermostadverb

    (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order

    "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"

  2. farthest, furthestadverb

    to the greatest distance in space or time (`farthest' is used more often than `furthest' in this physical sense)

    "see who could jump the farthest"; "chose the farthest seat from the door"; "he swam the furthest"

  3. furthest, farthestadverb

    to the greatest degree or extent or most advanced stage (`furthest' is used more often than `farthest' in this abstract sense)

    "went the furthest of all the children in her education"; "furthest removed from reality"; "she goes farthest in helping us"

Wiktionary

  1. farthestadverb

    To the greatest degree or extent, or to the most distant point in time or space.

  2. farthestadjective

    Most distant in time, space or degree.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Farthest

    most distant or remote; as, the farthest degree. See Furthest

    Etymology: [See Farther and cf. Furthest]

  2. Farthestadverb

    at or to the greatest distance. See Furthest

    Etymology: [See Farther and cf. Furthest]

How to pronounce farthest?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of farthest in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of farthest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of farthest in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Cole:

    What the study found was when Pluto is farthest away from the Sun, and during its Winter in the Northern Hemisphere, nitrogen freezes out of the atmosphere, the atmospheric pressure has tripled over the past three decades, but as the planet orbits, our modelling showed that most of the atmosphere would condense out to almost nothing left.

  2. Paul Chodas:

    I suspect this newly discovered object 2020 SO to be an old rocket booster because it is following an orbit about the Sun that is extremely similar to Earth's, nearly circular, in the same plane, and only slightly farther away the Sun at its farthest point, that's precisely the kind of orbit that a rocket stage separated from a lunar mission would follow, once it passes by the Moon and escapes into orbit about the Sun. It's unlikely that an asteroid could have evolved into an orbit like this, but not impossible.

  3. Billy Kreutzmann -LRB- drums -RRB-:

    When I first got into this, I never thought about making money, that was the farthest thing from my mind, the only thing I cared about was having my drums close by and having people to play with when I was a teenager.

  4. Leo C. Rosten:

    Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.

  5. Henry Ward Beecher:

    Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.

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