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
Things You Didnt Know About Steve Jobs
Found his sister at 30
Steve wasnt the only famous one in his family. His sister, a writer, is fairly popular as well. They didnt meet each other, however, until 1985. After their initial meeting they became really close friends and according to Mona talked at least once every other day up until his passing earlier this year.