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In fact, the exact opposite is true as Hollywood has made millions furthering the worst image of Muslims.

The summit, held this past Tuesday, does not seem to have made any breakthroughs on furthering the peace process.

We needed him to be wary, absorbed, and a little bit gruff, and he gamely complied, thereby furthering his own self-made legend.

By the time contact is made, from the fan's point of view, it's the next step in furthering a relationship.

In addition to that accusation, Peres was for a long time viewed as a politician interested only in furthering his own position.

Men began to practise eloquence as an art, and to employ it in furthering their interests.

He sensed she could be coldly calculating; that neither qualm nor principle would keep her from furthering her own ends.

That simile, then considered the height of sublimity, had a powerful effect in furthering the writer's fortunes.

It is a practical problem, the fostering of human life and the furthering of its development.

He has served as school clerk and has been instrumental in furthering the interests of the local educational system.


On this page you'll find 55 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to furthering, such as: hasten, help, facilitate, encourage, promote, and speed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.