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Definition of "faraway" []

  • Very distant; remote. (adjective)
  • Abstracted; dreamy: a faraway look. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "faraway" in a sentence
  • "He was staring at a spot on my rug, his expression faraway."
  • "We shot massive action sequences in faraway places."
  • "After all, it rarely addresses the full costs of those conflicts to U.S. troops (including their redeployment to war zones, even when already traumatized), let alone to foreign non-combatants in faraway Muslim lands."