What does furthest mean?

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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"

Wiktionary

  1. furthestadjective

    A synonym of farthest.

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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Numerology

  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. Ken Pimlott:

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

  2. Mark Hertling:

    You see that force, that small squad there of about 10 guys, the guy up furthest away from us is repeatedly firing rocket-propelled grenades, he's fired by my count about five of them, he is handing off the launcher to another guy, they are reloading and he is ready to shoot again, and everybody else, Mark Hertling look at the cool, calm, collected approach by these soldiers under fire, they're not afraid, they're ready to kick some butt.

  3. William Webb:

    They’re like the Vodafone of the Internet of Things. They’re not running the applications themselves, they’re providing the network, they’re the furthest along at the moment.

  4. Louis Pasteur:

    Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.

  5. Matthew Prior:

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

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