Definition of thorough:

Usage examples for thorough

  1. Mr. Camperdown groaned over the matter with thorough vexation of spirit.  The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  2. The confession wrung from him under fear of death is of little or no value; the absence of all allusion in it to the Duchess of Burgundy seems to disprove the assertion that it was written by Perkin himself; whilst the absurd statement it contained that he, a thorough master apparently of the language, did not learn English until forced to, after his arrival at Cork, is most suspicious.  Claimants to Royalty by John H. Ingram
  3. First I would want a thorough discipline, early begun and never relaxed, on the great truth of will force as the secret of character.  The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.