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far away from the place where you are
a long distance
used for saying how far away from each other people or things are
far away in distance or space
a lonesome place is far from where people live, and not many people go there
an isolated place is a long way from other places and is often difficult to get to
difficult or impossible to reach
existing outside and away from a particular place
far from people, places, or things, especially so that you feel separated from them
furthest away from a particular place or from the centre of something
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
to teach someone
an electric skateboard
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