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Definitions for furthest
ˈfɜr ðɪstfur·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. 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"

  3. 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"


  1. furthestadjective

    A synonym of farthest.


  1. furthest

    Furthest refers to the greatest distance or degree of something, or the most extreme extent or advancement of a certain thing. It can also mean the point, period, or level that is the greatest distance or the most advanced.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Furthestadjective

    superl. Most remote; most in advance; farthest. See Further, a

  2. Furthestadverb

    at the greatest distance; farthest

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of furthest in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of furthest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of furthest in a Sentence

  1. Morgan Wallen:

    I let so many people down who mean a lot to me, who have given so much to me, it's just not fair. I let my parents down and they're the furthest thing from the person in that video. I let my son down and I'm not OK with that.

  2. Danielle Gregoire:

    Right now, kids don't smoke, it's not cool, it's not socially acceptable. But they've been led to believe that this device they've been handed is safe, when that's the furthest thing from the truth.

  3. Mike Hankey:

    At certain times of the year, the moon is at its closest point to Earth and these are called supermoons, it's just a natural point of the moon's orbit. At each extreme, the moon is either a little bigger or a little bit smaller( at its furthest point), but it is not a huge difference.

  4. Chief Executive Michele Norsa:

    Technology brings us closer to the furthest, …and distances us from the closest.

  5. Senator Hontiveros:

    Marcos raised it during his election campaign and to us, this was the furthest we have reached so far, and if he says he will make it a priority, then we must call him to account.

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