forceful and extreme and rigorous; "drastic measures"
a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to institute Hutu control again; "in 1999 ALIR guerrillas kidnapped and killed eight foreign tourists"
at or to or from a great distance in space; "he traveled far"; "strayed far from home"; "sat far away from each other"
remote in time; "if we could see far into the future"; "all that happened far in the past"
to a considerable degree; very much; "a far far better thing that I do"; "felt far worse than yesterday"; "eyes far too close together"
at or to a certain point or degree; "I can only go so far before I have to give up"; "how far can we get with this kind of argument?"
to an advanced stage or point; "a young man who will go very far"
located at a great distance in time or space or degree; "we come from a far country"; "far corners of the earth"; "the far future"; "a far journey"; "the far side of the road"; "far from the truth"; "far
a social group holding marginal or extreme views; "members of the fringe believe we should be armed with guns at all times"
adorn with a fringe; "The weaver fringed the scarf"
a part of the city far removed from the center; "they built a factory on the outskirts of the city"
one of the light or dark bands produced by the interference and diffraction of light
the outside boundary or surface of something
an ornamental border consisting of short lengths of hanging threads or tassels
a border of hair that is cut short and hangs across the forehead
decorate with or as if with a surrounding fringe; "fur fringed the hem of the dress"
(of color) having the highest saturation; "vivid green"; "intense blue"
extremely sharp or intense; "acute pain"; "felt acute annoyance"; "intense itching and burning"
possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree; "intense heat"; "intense anxiety"; "intense desire"; "intense emotion"; "the skunk's intense acrid odor"; "intense pain"; "enemy fire was intense"
last or greatest in an indefinitely large series; "to the nth degree"
arising from or going to the root or source; "a radical flaw in the plan"
of or relating to or constituting a linguistic root; "a radical verb form"
(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"
a character conveying the lexical meaning of a logogram
a person who has radical ideas or opinions
(mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity
(chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired electron; in the body it is usually an oxygen molecule that has lost an electron and will stabilize itself by stealing an electron from a nearby molecule; "in the body free radicals are high-energy particles that ricochet wildly and damage cells"
especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or ro
(used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm; "extremist political views"; "radical opinions on education"; "an ultra conservative"
the greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost"
(comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order; "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"
of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity; "extreme cold"; "extreme caution"; "extreme pleasure"; "utmost contempt"; "to the utmost degree"; "in the uttermost distress"