The definition of far is a long way away.(adjective)
An example of far used as an adjective is in the phrase "the far house," which means the house in the distance.
Far is defined as a long way away in time or space, or very much.(adverb)
Far means a place that is a great distance away.(noun)
An example of far used as a noun is in the phrase "to walk far," which means to walk to a place that is at a great distance.
See far in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME farr, fer (> dial. form fur) < OE feorr, akin to OHG ferro < IE base *per-, forward, beyond > L per, Gr per
See far in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adverb far·ther (färˈÞər) or fur·ther (fûrˈÞər), far·thest (färˈÞĭst) or fur·thest (fûrˈÞĭst)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English feor; see per1 in Indo-European roots.
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