furthering

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

furthering

  1. Present participle of further.

Noun[edit]

furthering (plural furtherings)

  1. The act by which something is furthered; furtherance.
    • George Eliot
      [] the complicated probabilities of an arduous purpose, with all the possible thwartings and furtherings of circumstance, all the niceties of inward balance, by which a man swims and makes his point or else is carried headlong.