Adjective "Afield" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Afield


    Definition:

    1. abroad; away from home.

    2. off the beaten path; far and wide: to go afield in one's reading.

    3. off the mark: His criticism was totally afield.

    4. in or to the field or countryside.

    5. beyond the range or field of one's experience, knowledge, acquaintanceship, etc.: a philosophy far afield of previous philosophical thought.

    Examples:

    "displays can be afield."

    "directors can be afield."