Pronunciation: (fûr'&thslash;ur),[key] —compar. adv. and adj. offarwith superl.fur•thest, —v.
—adv. 1. at or to a greater distance; farther: I'm too tired to go further. 2. at or to a more advanced point; to a greater extent: Let's not discuss it further. 3. in addition; moreover: Further, he should be here any minute.
—adj. 1. more distant or remote; farther: The map shows it to be further than I thought. 2. more extended: Does this mean a further delay? 3. additional; more: Further meetings seem pointless.
—v.t. to help forward (a work, undertaking, cause, etc.); promote; advance; forward: You can always count on him to further his own interests.