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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfar-offˌfar-ˈoff adjective literary  1 FARa long way from where you are syn distanta far-off land/country/place etc visitors from a far-off land far-off galaxies2 LONG TIMEa long time ago in those far-off days when we were young
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far-offSo there was a vision of treasure, far-off blood, and fear.The first stunning silence gave way to the creaking of the ship and a far-off booming of the sea against the hull.Women weave scarves that are sold in far-off countries.Could it be that one far-off day intelligent computers will speculate about their own lost origins?Making tough choices now will pay dividends in the far-off days of summer.They knew that invaders would come from a far-off land.It rouses far-off memories of infancy, of being handled and given comfort.But he did fly, in his imagination, on make-believe journeys to far-off realms.From a distance, Europa had seemed like a giant snowball, reflecting the light of the far-off Sun with remarkable efficiency.a far-off land/country/place etcA messenger from a far-off land brought fearful news - see the Stuff pages for full details. 5.
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