Thorough

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  • painstakingly careful and accurate; "our accountant is thorough"; "thorough research"
  • very thorough; exhaustively complete; "an exhaustive study"; "made a thorough search"; "thoroughgoing research"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Thorough'


  • Thorough: Thorough was a name given by Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford to a scheme of his to establish absolute monarchy in England. Although "Thorough"
  • HMS Thorough (P324): HMS Thorough was a British submarine of the third group of the T class. She was built as P324 by Vickers Armstrong, Barrow, and launched on 30 October

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


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Thorough Sample Sentences in News


  • Prosecutors promise thorough probe of police killing of teen
    DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday promised a thorough investigation and asked angry protesters for patience after police shot and killed a 17-year-old girl who authorities said struck an officer with a stolen car. Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'
  • Goodell vows 'thorough' Deflategate probe
    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Friday refused to speculate on the outcome of the league's "Deflategate" probe or potential penalties New England could face if found to have broken league rules. Goodell, addressing the state of the league as it looks forward to Sunday's season-ending Super Bowl 49, said the NFL is conducting a "thorough and o Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'
  • American Football - Goodell vows 'thorough' Deflategate probe
    - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Friday refused to speculate on the outcome of the league's "Deflategate" probe or potential penalties New England could face if found to have broken league rules. Goodell, addressing the state of the league as it looks forward to Sunday's season-ending Super Bowl 49, said the NFL is conducting a "thorough and Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'

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