Definition of "furthering" []

  • In addition; furthermore (adverb)
  • To a greater degree or extent (adverb)
  • To or at a more advanced point (adverb)
  • To or at a greater distance in time or space; farther (adverb)
  • Additional; more (adjective)
  • More distant or remote in time or space; farther (adjective)
  • To assist the progress of; promote (verb)
  • Present participle of further. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "furthering" in a sentence
  • "Although I certainly am pleased with the good work these people are doing in furthering awareness about horrors and indignities of abortion, I am probably bringing it up in this space because I was especially charmed by the young woman who gave the post-Mass presentation."
  • "Sometimes the gods even “harm” * good people in furthering wider ends (as a sort of collateral damage)."
  • "On the other hand the left often has media support in furthering its anti-science policies."
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