done, through, through with(p)(adj)
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"
(of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
"a through street"; "a through bus"; "through traffic"
from beginning to end
"read this book through"
over the whole distance
"this bus goes through to New York"
"think this through very carefully!"
"this cylinder measures 15 inches through"
through, through and through(adverb)
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 end to end of, or from side to side of; from one surface or limit of, to the opposite; into and out of at the opposite, or at another, point; as, to bore through a piece of timber, or through a board; a ball passes through the side of a ship
between the sides or walls of; within; as, to pass through a door; to go through an avenue
by means of; by the agency of
over the whole surface or extent of; as, to ride through the country; to look through an account
among or in the midst of; -- used to denote passage; as, a fish swims through the water; the light glimmers through a thicket
from the beginning to the end of; to the end or conclusion of; as, through life; through the year
from one end or side to the other; as, to pierce a thing through
from beginning to end; as, to read a letter through
to the end; to a conclusion; to the ultimate purpose; as, to carry a project through
going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
thrōō, prep. from end to end, or from side to side of: between the sides of: over the whole extent of: among: from beginning to end: by means of: in consequence of.—adv. from one end or side to the other: from beginning to end: to the end or purpose.—adj. clear, unobstructed, serving for an entire route.—adv. Through′-and-through, thoroughly.—ns. Through′-bolt, a bolt which passes through from side to side of what it fastens; Through′fare (Shak.), same as Thoroughfare; Through′-gang (Scot.), a thoroughfare.—adj. Through′-gang′ing, thorough-going.—n. Through-gō′ing (Scot.), a scolding.—adj. active, energetic.—adv. Through′ly (obs.) same as Thoroughly.—prep. Throughout′, through to the outside: in every part of: from one end to the other.—adv. in every part: everywhere.—ns. Through′-stone, a bonder or bond-stone in building: a grave-stone made so as to lie flat; Through′-tick′et, a ticket for the whole of a journey; Through′-traff′ic, the traffic between two centres at a distance from each other—opp. to Local traffic; Through′-train, a train which goes the whole length of a long route.—Be through, to be finished; Carry through (see Carry); Go through (see Go). [A.S. þurh; Ger. durch, Sans. tiras.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'through' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #108
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'through' in Written Corpus Frequency: #192
Rank popularity for the word 'through' in Adverbs Frequency: #104
The numerical value of through in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of through in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The characters drive a lot of the interest in Alice, a lot of people have absorbed Alice through films, through toys and through condensed versions but have not necessarily read the original.
The many faces of intimacy: the Victorians could experience it through correspondence, but not through cohabitation; contemporary men and women can experience it through fornication, but not through friendship.
Unfortunately,' Mockingjay - Part 1' has all the personality of an industrial film, there's not a drop of insolence, insubordination or insurrection running through its veins ; it feels like a manufactured product through and through, ironic and sad given its revolutionary theme.
God loves the world. That's plain to see as we read His Word. Today, God loves the world through us, His Children of Grace. Christ is 'in' us and we are 'in' Christ. Christ is loving people and reaching out to them through us. He is making His appeal through us. He is reconciling people to Himself through us
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel believes that the risk has been substantially mitigated through the assurances that we received through the Emir of Qatar, i would remind you that these are assurances that the emir personally gave to the President of the United States. I'm not going to go into every detail on these assurances, but -- but the secretary is comfortable that the risk is mitigated through these assurances.
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Translations for through
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- mitjançantCatalan, Valencian
- gennem, igennem, på grund afDanish
- en, per, tra, laŭEsperanto
- a través de, medianteSpanish
- از طریقPersian
- kautta, läpiFinnish
- à travers, par, dansFrench
- trochWestern Frisian
- tro, trìdScottish Gaelic
- át, keresztül, végigHungarian
- tra, perIdo
- низ, по пат на, со помош наMacedonian
- gjennom, ved at, gjennom atNorwegian
- przez, poprzezPolish
- pelo, através de, por entre, através, pela, porPortuguese
- из-за, через, сквозь, по, при помощи, благодаряRussian
- boyunca, aracılığıyla, yardımıylaTurkish
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