1. Far (away) from indicates a great distance between places or people.
Their office isn 't far (away) from here.
His sister moved far from home a long time ago.
2. Far from (adverb) can mean not.
Pattern: far from + adjective
His wife is far from perfect.
Adjectives often used with this pattern:
ideal, perfect, wonderful
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If you don t know who Les Claypool is then you can get the Hell out of my office! He s the bassist and creative force behind the band Primus. Still not sure? The South Park song