Origin of far-flung
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They allegedly ran their far-flung, online drug-slinging operation like a buttoned-down business—until it all unraveled.Feds Smoke Out Synthetic Weed Dealers’ Online Empire|Olivia Nuzzi|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To be a great power with far-flung interests of different natures is to invite hypocrisy.
For over twenty years, he reported from far-flung destinations.
Those weeks of violence drove thousands of residents from the island city, seeking safety in far-flung suburbs.
The Romans had an effective way of controlling troublesome officials in the far-flung regions of their empire.How Long Is a Year? Is the Earth Slowing Down? And Other Questions About Time|Neil Shubin|January 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Through the woods to the right, by paths nearer yet to the far-flung Federal front, paced ten guardian squadrons.The Long Roll|Mary Johnston
Back to it our far-flung children turn, with all their memories aflame.Fifteen Chapters of Autobiography|George William Erskine Russell
This far-flung and diversified empire had to be organized in order to be governed, and defended in order to be maintained.Beginnings of the American People|Carl Lotus Becker
Turnbull looked down and saw that the polished car was literally lit up from underneath by the far-flung fires from below.The Ball and The Cross|G.K. Chesterton
But it was for an old trapper to see the real national significance of the advent of these women into that far-flung country.Pilots of the Republic|Archer Butler Hulbert