so far
  1. (idiomatic) Until now; previously; yet.
    So far, nothing unusual has happened.
    How are your driving lessons?  So far, pretty good.
  2. (idiomatic) A limited distance, literal or metaphorical.
    Don't expect a long walk.  You can only go so far in that direction.
    • 1915, G[eorge] A. Birmingham [pseudonym; James Owen Hannay], chapter I, in Gossamer, New York, N.Y.: George H. Doran Company, OCLC 5661828 ↗:
      As a political system democracy seems to me extraordinarily foolish, but I would not go out of my way to protest against it. My servant is, so far as I am concerned, welcome to as many votes as he can get. I would very gladly make mine over to him if I could.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: jusqu'à maintenant, jusqu'à présent, jusqu'alors
  • German: bislang, bisher, bis jetzt
  • Italian: finora
  • Portuguese: até agora
  • Russian: пока́ что
  • Spanish: hasta ahora, hasta aquí, hasta este momento, por el momento, por ahora

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