Definitions For Further


  • Promote the growth of
  • Contribute to the progress or growth of
  • To or at a more distant place or time
  • To a greater degree or extent
  • In addition to what has been said
  • To help the progress of (something) : to cause (something) to become more successful or advanced


  • More distant in especially degree


  • To or at a greater distance in time or space (farther' is used more frequently than further' in this physical sense)
  • To or at a greater extent or degree or a more advanced stage (further' is used more often than farther' in this abstract sense)
  • In addition or furthermore

Is Further a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Further is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Further in a Sentence

  • We need to look back further into the past to find the cause of these problems.
  • I've never been further west than St. Louis.
  • Their house is further up the street.
  • Their efforts greatly furthered the state of research.
  • The funds are to be used to further the public good.
  • He will undergo further questioning.
  • If you need further information you can call me.
  • We do not expect any further deliveries today.

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