afar+off

  • 1 Afar — A*far , adv. [Pref. a (for on or of) + far.] At, to, or from a great distance; far away; often used with from preceding, or off following; as, he was seen from afar; I saw him afar off. [1913 Webster] The steep where Fame s proud temple shines… …

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  • 2 afar — /euh fahr /, adv. 1. from, at, or to a distance; far away (usually fol. by off): He saw the castle afar off. n. 2. from afar, from a long way off: The princess saw him riding toward her from afar. [1125 75; ME a fer, on ferr; r. OE feorran. See A …

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  • 3 afar — /əˈfa / (say uh fah) adverb Also, afar off. 1. far away; at or to a distance: he saw the plane afar off. –phrase 2. from afar, from a distance: he came from afar. {Middle English a fer. See a 1, far} …

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  • 4 afar — a•far [[t]əˈfɑr[/t]] adv. from, at, or to a distance; far away (often fol. by off): He saw the castle afar off[/ex] • from afar Etymology: 1125–75; ME a fer, on ferr. See a I, far …

    From formal English to slang

  • 5 afar — ad. Far away, far off, a long way off, afar off, wide away, a great way off, at a distance, to or from a distance, remote, remotely …

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  • 6 afar — [adv] a great distance away distant, far away, far off, remote; concept 778 Ant. close, near …

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  • 7 off — [adj1] gone; remote absent, canceled, finished, inoperative, negligible, not employed, not on duty, on vacation, outside, postponed, slender, slight, slim, small, unavailable; concept 552 Ant. here, present off [adj2] inferior; spoiled bad,… …

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  • 8 afar — adv 1.(usu. fol. by off) far away, abroad, at a distance, a long way off, far off, far afield, far and wide, away, beyond range, out of range; remote, distant, beyond, yonder; over the hills and far away. n 2. from afar from a long way off, from… …

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  • 9 off — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adv. away, at a distance. adj. disconnected, discontinued; in error, mistaken; tainted, rank, stale, high; substandard, below par, not up to scratch. See distance, separation, deterioration, inferiority …

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  • 10 afar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adv. at or from a distance, afar. Ant., near. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. far off, remote, far away; see distant 1 …

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  • 11 afar — a·far || É™ fɑː adv. from far off; from a distance …

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  • 12 Tal Afar — Infobox Settlement official name = Tal Afar other name = Tal Afar native name = ArB|تلعفر or تل عفر nickname = settlement type = motto = imagesize = image caption = Tal Afar Castle flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = city… …

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  • 13 Tuanku Ja'afar Cup — The Tuanku Ja afar Cup was a cricket tournament contested by the national sides of Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. It is named in honour of Tuanku Jaafar, the current Yang di Pertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan and Yang di Pertuan Agong …

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  • 14 from afar — idi from a long way off …

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  • 15 Distance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Distance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 distance distance Sgm: N 1 space space &c. 180 Sgm: N 1 remoteness remoteness farness far cry to Sgm: N 1 longinquity longinquity elongation Sgm …

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  • 16 Revelation 18 — 1 And after these things I saw another angel come down from heaven, having great power; and the earth was lightened with his glory. 2 And he cried mightily with a strong voice, saying, Babylon the great is fallen, is fallen, and is become the… …

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  • 17 far — Synonyms and related words: abase, afar, afar off, apart, asunder, at a distance, away, by far, considerably, distal, distant, exotic, far and away, far and wide, far away, far off, far flung, far off, faraway, long distance, long range, out and… …

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  • 18 Hyperdispensationalism — is a further development of some (but not all) of the core doctrines of Dispensationalism and differs from the same, in that, principally (although not exclusively) it teaches the origin of the church, Which is his body [ [Ephesians 1:22 23 the… …

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  • 19 Exodus 20 — 1 And God spake all these words, saying, 2 I am the LORD thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. 3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me. 4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any… …

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  • 20 Job 36 — 1 Elihu also proceeded, and said, 2 Suffer me a little, and I will shew thee that I have yet to speak on God s behalf. 3 I will fetch my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker. 4 For truly my words shall not be false: he… …

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