Distant; remote in space.
“He went to a far land.”
Remote in time.
More remote or longer of two.
“He moved to the far end of the state. She remained at this end.”
Extreme, as measured from some central position.
“We are on the far right on this issue.”
Widely different in nature or quality; opposite in character.
Outside the currently selected segment in a segmented memory architecture.
“far heap; far memory; far pointer”
Distant in space, time or degree.
“My house is quite far from the beach.”
“The plan is good, but it is far from being flawless.”
To or from a great distance, time, or degree.
“You have all come far and you will go farther.”
“He was far richer than we’d thought.”
Spelt (a type of wheat, Triticum spelta), especially in the context of Roman use of it.
Closely connected or related.
Close to one’s interests, affection, etc.; intimate; dear.
“a near friend”
Close to anything followed or imitated; not free, loose, or rambling.
“a version near to the original”
So as barely to avoid or pass injury or loss; close; narrow.
“a near escape”
“The end is near.”
“The two words are near synonyms.”
On the side nearest to the kerb (the left-hand side if one drives on the left).
“The near front wheel came loose.”
Next to the driver, when he is on foot; on the left of an animal or a team.
“the near ox; the near leg”
Immediate; direct; close; short.
Having a small intervening distance with regard to something.
Close to, in close proximity to.
“There are habitable planets orbiting many of the stars near our Sun.”
Close to in time.
“The voyage was near completion.”