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Definition of "sofar" []

  • A system for determining the position of survivors lost at sea by which an explosion is set off underwater, the time needed for the waves to reach three different locations is calculated, and the position of the explosion is ascertained by triangulation. (noun)

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 "sofar" in a sentence
  • "I never bought the love of Mother Russia bit, only in sofar as Philby (and others, like Lucchino Visconti for example) used their supposed “communism” to get cred for being anti-establishment, angry young men."
  • "Here is the original Washington Post story that contains just about all the public information we have about this case sofar:"
  • "Professor Adler wins for weakest conspiracy theory of the year [sofar]."