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go further

1. To make a more dramatic statement about something. I would go even further and say that he never loved you at all!
2. To stretch the quantity or amount of something. Make sure that each person only has one bowl of soup—that'll make it go further.
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go ˈfurther


1 say more about something, or make a more extreme point about it: I would go even further and suggest that the entire government is corrupt.
2 last longer; serve more people: They watered down the soup to make it go further.
See also: further
References in classic literature ?
But he had gone farther than Athos--for at the village of Festubert, while drinking at an inn, he had learned without needing to ask a question that the evening before, at half-past eight, a wounded man who accompanied a lady traveling in a post-chaise had been obliged to stop, unable to go further.
No, it seems our development and our consciousness must go further to understand all the intricacies of this pleasure.
Though he still felt some warmth from the tea he had drunk and from his energetic struggle when clambering about in the snowdrift, he knew that this warmth would not last long and that he had no strength left to warm himself again by moving about, for he felt as tired as a horse when it stops and refuses to go further in spite of the whip, and its master sees that it must be fed before it can work again.
Self-sacrificing as her mood might be Tess could not well go further and cry, "Marry one of them, if you really do want a dairywoman and not a lady; and don't think of marrying me
Some, doubtless, will go further and inquire, "Who was he?
I affirm that not only can the Nautilus disengage itself, but also that it can go further still.
I have never yet led my Nautilus so far into southern seas; but, I repeat, it shall go further yet.
You have both won honor from this meeting, and it would be sin and shame to let it go further.
There is an abstruse astrologer that saith, If it were not for two things that are constant (the one is, that the fixed stars ever stand a like distance one from another, and never come nearer together, nor go further asunder; the other, that the diurnal motion perpetually keepeth time), no individual would last one moment.
The Kirklees branch of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has assembled a panel of speakers to provide ideas on how a firm can make the money they have available to spend on operations go further.
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While it's important for local authorities to work smarter and harder to make funds go further, there also comes a point when cash cutbacks have a major impact on the public services.
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These latest plans formed part of Ford s aggressive new product rollout strategy for Europe detailed at a special Go Further event today in Amsterdam.
New research published by the group shows some people are taking more risks with food safety as they try to save money and make their food go further.