Origin of furthermoreMiddle English further more
When furniture you are considering buying is beautiful and also cheap, this is an example of a situation where you might say "Its beautiful and furthermore, it's cheap."
(comparative more furthermore, superlative most furthermore)
- In addition; besides; what's more; used to denote additional information.
- He skillfully took charge of the event, and furthermore, he stayed late after it to clean up.
further + -more
- He was cold and tired, and, furthermore, he was hungry.
- Furthermore, in North Carolina the governor has no veto power.
- This house is on the best street in the neighborhood; furthermore, it has easy access to the highway.
- Furthermore, this belief that prophecy had ceased led the religious personalities of the later time to authenticate their message by means of antedated prophecy.
- Furthermore, with the large furnaces which gas-firing makes possible mechanical appliances may be substituted for manual labour in many operations, such as removing and replacing broken retorts, mixing and conveying the charge, drawing and casting the metal, charging and emptying the retorts, and removing the residues and products.