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Definition of Thorough


  1. Through.
  2. Passing through; as, thorough lights in a house.
  3. Passing through or to the end; hence, complete; perfect; as, a thorough reformation; thorough work; a thorough translator; a thorough poet.
  4. Thoroughly.
  5. Through.
  6. A furrow between two ridges, to drain off the surface water.

Thorough Quotations

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
Theodore Roosevelt

The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.

There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation - veneer isn't worth anything.
George Washington Carver

Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
Ambrose Bierce

I swing between procrastination and being really thorough so either way things aren't getting done quickly.
Freema Agyeman
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Thorough Translations

thorough in French is plein
thorough in Italian is completo, verdastro, accurato
thorough in Latin is intentus
thorough in Spanish is plenario, diligente, minucioso
thorough in Swedish is grundlig

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