- The definition of a furtherance is the act of helping, or an advancement.
An example of a furtherance is an internship that gives experience before applying to jobs.
furtherance definition by Webster's New World
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a furthering, or helping forward; advancement; promotion
Origin: Middle English
furtherance definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The act of furthering, advancing, or helping forward: “Pakistan does not aspire to any . . . role in furtherance of the strategies of other powers” (Ismail Patel).