far-flung

[ fahr-fluhng ]
/ ˈfɑrˈflʌŋ /

adjective

extending over a great distance.
widely disbursed or distributed.

Origin of far-flung

First recorded in 1890–95

Can be confused

far-fetched far-flung far-reaching
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British Dictionary definitions for far-flung

far-flung

adjective

widely distributed
far distant; remote

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