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  1. thourough 9.64%
  2. throrough 7.23%
  3. thorugh 6.63%
  4. thoroug 4.22%
  5. thurough 3.01%
  6. thorogh 2.41%
  7. Other 66.86%

Definitions of thorough


  1. performed comprehensively and completely; not superficial or partial
  2. painstakingly careful and accurate
  3. without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

Examples of thorough

  1. I again affirm that I need make no apology for attaching my name to that of one so worthy the esteem of his co-dogs, ay, and co-cats too; for in spite of the differences which have so often raised up a barrier between the members of his race and ours, not even the noblest among us could be degraded by raising a "mew" to the honour of such a thoroughly honest dog.
  2. I could perceive no trace of a metallic vein, so thoroughly had it been worked out, but scattered over the hillside with schist, talcose slate, and fragments of quartz, was a great deal of scoriae, showing that metal of some kind had been excavated, and that the smelting had been done on the spot.
  3. As they negotiated the park gates and turned into the crowded thoroughfare, Patience sat, stiffly erect; inside, her emotions churned.

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