far from

far from
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahr fruhm, from]
    • /fɑr frʌm, frɒm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahr fruhm, from]
    • /fɑr frʌm, frɒm/

Definitions of far from words

  • noun far from not at all 1
  • expression far from instead of 1
  • phrase far from If you say that something is far from a particular thing or far from being the case, you are emphasizing that it is not that particular thing or not at all the case, especially when people expect or assume that it is. 0
  • noun far from in a degree, state, etc, remote from 0
  • adverb far from Not; not at all. 0
  • adverb far from Used in literal contexts: see far,‎ from. 0

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Parts of speech for Far from


far from popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 93% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for far from

adjective far from

Antonyms for far from

prep far from

  • amid — If something happens amid noises or events of some kind, it happens while the other things are happening.
  • amidst — Amidst means the same as amid.
  • amongst — Amongst means the same as among.

preposition far from

  • near — close; to a point or place not far away: Come near so I won't have to shout.

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