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Thorough Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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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


  • Kerry calls for 'transparent, real investigation' into Nemtsov killing
    The United States wants to see a "thorough, transparent, real investigation" into the killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday. Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'
  • Kerry: US seeks 'transparent, real' probe into Nemtsov murder
    US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Russia to carry out a "thorough, transparent, real investigation" into the murder of a Russian opposition leader who fiercely criticized President Vladimir Putin. Boris Nemtsov was shot dead in Moscow on Friday, just two days before he was due to lead a major anti-government rally. "The bottom line is Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'
  • US seeks 'transparent, real' probe into Nemtsov murder - Kerry
    US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Russia to carry out a "thorough, transparent, real investigation" into the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, a fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin. "The bottom line is that we hope there will be a thorough, transparent, real investigation not just who actually fired the shots, b Read more on this news related to 'Thorough'

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