Idiom:  far from it


Idiom:  far from it

  • far from the real situation
  • about the opposite of something 

Note:  This is often used to respond to something you think isn't true.

Example sentences

  • "This is the best band I've ever heard."  "Oh my God, what are you talking about? Far from it!"
  • If you think you're going out tonight—far from it
  • She thinks she looks like Beyoncé, but far from it.

  • We promised to invite my cousin to our party, but far from it.

  • "Have you tried sushi yet?" "Eww, sushi?  Far from it!"

  • "Is this the best lasagna that you've ever had?" "No, far from it."

  • I asked my doctor if this was the worst case of eczema he'd ever seen and he said, "far from it."


  • on the contrary
  • not at all

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