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  • having finished or arrived at completion; "certain to make history before he''s done"; "it''s a done deed"; "after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up"; "almost through with his studies"
  • throughout the entire extent; "got soaked through in the rain"; "I''m frozen through"; "a letter shot through with the writer''s personality"; "knew him through and through"; "boards rotten through and through"
  • from one end or side to the other; "jealousy pierced her through"
  • over the whole distance; "this bus goes through to New York"
  • in diameter; "this cylinder measures 15 inches through"
  • from beginning to end; "read this book through"
  • to completion; "think this through very carefully!"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Through'


  • Throughness: In equestrianism , throughness is an absence of resistance in the horse to the rider's commands. A 'through' horse is perfectly submissive, ...
  • Bleeding Through: Bleeding Through was an American metalcore band from Orange County , California . Formed in 1999, the band blended influences stemming ...
  • Drive-through: A drive-through, or drive-thru, is a type of service provided by a business that allows customers to purchase products without leaving ...

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'Through' example sentence in quotations


* If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them. - Isaac Asimov

* One, a robot may not injure a human being, or through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm Two, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law Three, a robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws. - Isaac Asimov

* The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it. - Jean Paul


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Through Sample Sentences in News


  • Fantasy owners need to keep an eye on Jamaal Charles going through concussion protocol
    Charles is going through the concussion protocol. Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is going through the NFL-mandated concussion protocol this week. The team has not said he had a concussion, but trainer Rick Burkholder wants to keep an eye on Charles. "We're not classifying him as having a concussion. Read more on this news related to 'Through'
  • Fitch Affirms FREMF 2012-K711 & Freddie Mac Structured Pass-Through Certificates, Ser K-711
    Fitch Ratings has affirmed all six classes of FREMF 2012-K711 multifamily mortgage pass-through certificates and three classes of Freddie Mac structured pass-through certificates, series K-711. Read more on this news related to 'Through'
  • Pass or Fail? Energy Management Tips for College Students
    Flipping through the television channels one recent Saturday, I landed on a college rugby match and had a wave of nostalgia. With more than a few years between now and my own university time, it's easy to remember the glowing memories and forget how hard it was to juggle my time and keep healthy habits. I had my share of poor sleep schedules and less-than-idea Read more on this news related to 'Through'

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