far from


    Definition of far from in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREfar-
    1. Not; not at all.
      1. Don't leave now: our task is far from complete! ‎
      2. My stay at the hotel was far from satisfactory. ‎
    2. Used in literal contexts: see far,‎ from.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Two or three times a day, I bundle up, put on my boots, go out the front door, sit in Greigg's glider and love up on Cork a bit — he's never far from the door.
        • A strong undertow may sweep a returning swimmer off their feet but it does not carry them far from the shore.
        • I walk two miles to school every day.  The museum’s not far from here – you can walk it. ‎
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Far from endeavouring to deſtroy the paſſions, the inviſible movers of our being, we regard them as precious gifts that we ſhould carefully œconomiſe.
        • Far from closing the door on the leadership of the ’60s generation, Mr. Obama’s presidency seems to have brought it back in full force.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Uncomparable adverbs
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of far from for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "far from" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb.
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile