Definition of FURTHER

  1. (verb)promote the growth of
  2. (verb)contribute to the progress or growth of
  3. (adj)more distant in especially degree
  4. (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)
  5. (adv)in addition or furthermore
  6. (adv)to or at a greater distance in time or space (`farther' is used more frequently than `further' in this physical sense)
  7. (adv)to a considerable degree; very much
  8. (adv)at or to or from a great distance in space
  9. (adv)at or to a certain point or degree
  10. (adv)remote in time
  11. (adv)to an advanced stage or point