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Definition of throughly

"throughly" is probably misspelled. Trying thoroughly instead Definition of thoroughly

1. thoroughly [ r ] in an exhaustive manner
Examples: "we searched the files thoroughly"

Used in print:

(Norman Kent, "The Watercolor Art of Roy M. Mason"...)

If the artist would study his work more thoroughly and move certain units in his design , often only slightly , finer pictures would result .

After selecting a sheet and inspecting it for flaws ( even the best sometimes has foreign ' nubbins ' on its surface ) , I sponge it thoroughly on both sides with clean , cold water .

(Arlin Turner, "William Faulkner, Southern Novelist"...)

It would not be easy to discover a more thoroughly Southern pedigree than that of his family .

(1961 Research Highlights of the National Bureau of...)

A prototype which fulfills the requirements was developed and thoroughly tested .

(H. A. Gleason, "Review of African language studies...)

To do so , he finds it necessary to examine the relevant parts of the phonology thoroughly and in_detail .

Synonyms thoroughly exhaustively Related Terms thorough thorough

2. thoroughly [ r ] in a complete and thorough manner
Examples: "he was soundly defeated" (`good' is used informally for `thoroughly' as in "we beat him good")

Used in print:

(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)

The importance of particle size in such aerosols has been thoroughly demonstrated .

(Francis Pollini, Night....)

Thoroughly Wised_Up .

Synonyms thoroughly good soundly Related Terms colloquialism exhaustive sound sound

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