further-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: Advance; contribute to the progress or growth of.

Further our children's well-being and education.
I am furthering the use of computers in the classroom.
He wants to further his own agenda for the SEC.

VerbNet: promote-102
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: further.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2