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Meaning of THOROUGH

Pronunciation:  'thurow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  painstakingly careful and accurate; "our accountant is thorough"; "thorough research"
  2. [adj]  very thorough; exhaustively complete; "an exhaustive study"; "made a thorough search"; "thoroughgoing research"

THOROUGH is a 8 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: careful, complete, exhaustive, thoroughgoing



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Thor"ough\, prep. [See {Through}.]
    Through. [Obs.] --Spenser. Shak.
  2. \Thor"ough\, a.
    1. Passing through; as, thorough lights in a house. [Obs.]
    2. Passing through or to the end; hence, complete; perfect;
       as, a thorough reformation; thorough work; a thorough
       translator; a thorough poet.
  3. \Thor"ough\, adv.
    1. Thoroughly. [Obs. or Colloq.] --Chaucer.
    2. Through. [Obs.] --Shak.
  4. \Thor"ough\, n.
    A furrow between two ridges, to drain off the surface water.
    [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.