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- Not; not at all.
- Don't leave now: our task is far from complete!
- My stay at the hotel was far from satisfactory.
2014 June 21, “Magician’s brain”, The Economist, volume 411, number 8892:
- The [Isaac] Newton that emerges from the [unpublished] manuscripts is far from the popular image of a rational practitioner of cold and pure reason. The architect of modern science was himself not very modern. He was obsessed with alchemy.
- Used in literal contexts: see far, from.