afar definition

  • adverb:
    • From, at, or to a fantastic length: saw it afar off; traveled afar.
    • At, to, or from outstanding length; far.
    • At, to, or from outstanding length; a long way away; -- frequently used with from preceding, or down after
    • (old-fashioned) at or from or to an excellent distance; far
  • noun:
    • a lengthy length: Tales from afar.
  • others:
    • From far; from a distance: now frequently preceded by from.
    • Far; a long way away; at or even a distance; from another location set up: now typically accompanied by off.

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