What does furthest mean?

Definitions for furthest
ˈfɜr ðɪstfur·thest

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farthermost, farthest, furthermost, furthest, utmost, uttermost(adverb)

    (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, farthest(adverb)

    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, furthest(adverb)

    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. furthest(Adjective)

    A synonym of farthest.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Furthest(adj)

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

  2. Furthest(adverb)

    at the greatest distance; farthest

How to pronounce furthest?

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How to say furthest in sign language?

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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. Matthew Prior:

    Who walks the fastest, but walks astray, is only furthest from his way.

  2. Dale Carnegie:

    Take a chance All life is a chance. The man who goes furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

  3. Kahlil Gibran:

    When you work you fulfil a part of earth's furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born. And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, And to love life through labour is to be intimate with life's inmost secret.

  4. Kambogo Idlephonse:

    This is the point where Richard Kandt discovered (a water source), and he called it the furthest source of the Nile.

  5. Ken Pimlott:

    We are pursuing the disciplinary process to the furthest extent allowed, this type of behavior will not be tolerated.

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