Furthersome Fur"ther*some, a. Tending to further, advance, or promote; helpful; advantageous. [R.] [1913 Webster]

You will not find it furthersome. --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • furthersome — fur·ther·some …   English syllables

  • furthersome — səm adjective Etymology: further (III) + some 1. archaic : encouraging advance : beneficial, useful 2. Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

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