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  Definition of remote
  1. a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance; "he lost the remote for his TV"
  2. inaccessible and sparsely populated
  3. far distant in space; "distant lands"; "remote stars"; "a remote outpost of civilization"; "a hideaway far removed from towns and cities"
  4. far distant in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future"; "a civilization ten centuries removed from modern times"
  5. far apart in nature; "considerations entirely removed (or remote) from politics"
  6. very unlikely; "an outside chance"; "a remote possibility"; "a remote contingency"
Similar Words: remote control, backwoods(a), outback(a), distant, removed, removed(p), outside

 

Part Meronyms: remote-control bomb

 

Anagrams: tremor, meteor

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 遥远   Dutch: verwijderd  
Finnish: etäinen   French: distant  
German: abgelegen   Hungarian: távoli  
Indonesian: jarak   Italian: remoto  
Japanese: 遠隔   Korean: 원격  
Norwegian: fjern   Portuguese: remoto  
Russian: отдалённый   Spanish: remoto  
Swedish: avlägsen  
 
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