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Great DistancesPlay
Used to describe something that's very far away from the speaker's or observer's location. SlideHe gazed at the stars twinkling afar.
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Poetic FeelPlay
'Afar' adds a touch of poetry or romanticism compared to simply saying 'far away'. SlideHer thoughts drifted to lands afar, full of mystery and charm.
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Visual ImageryPlay
Often used to create a strong visual image of vast distances or expanses. SlideThe lighthouse stood visible, a beacon to sailors afar.