Definition of FARTHER

  1. (adj)more distant in especially space or time
  2. (adj)more distant in especially degree
  3. (adv)to a considerable degree; very much
  4. (adv)at or to or from a great distance in space
  5. (adv)at or to a certain point or degree
  6. (adv)remote in time
  7. (adv)to an advanced stage or point
  8. (adv)to or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (`further' is used more often than `farther' in this abstract sense)
  9. (adv)to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)