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Princeton's WordNet

  1. throughout, end-to-end(adverb)

    from first to last

    "the play was excellent end-to-end"

  2. passim, throughout(adverb)

    used to refer to cited works


  1. throughout(Adverb)

    Completely through, right the way through.

    Etymology: þurh ut.

  2. throughout(Adverb)

    In every part; everywhere

    Etymology: þurh ut.

  3. throughout(Adverb)

    during an entire period of time

    Etymology: þurh ut.

  4. throughout(Preposition)

    in every part of; all through

    Etymology: þurh ut.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Throughout

    quite through; from one extremity to the other of; also, every part of; as, to search throughout the house

  2. Throughout(adverb)

    in every part; as, the cloth was of a piece throughout

Editors Contribution

  1. throughout

    A period of time.

    Throughout their wedding day their love was so vivid, beautiful and clear for all to see.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Throughout' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #839

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Throughout' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1425

How to pronounce Throughout?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Throughout in sign language?

  1. throughout


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Throughout in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Throughout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Throughout in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    I commend the president for his strength throughout the historic negotiations that have led to this point.

  2. Andray Abrahamian:

    Moon did an impressive job building up political capital with both leaders - with Trump throughout 2017 and Kim more in 2018 - and has spent some of it to create a situation that brings North Korea and the U.S. to the table, he's still in a position to act as a go-between, but only as far as the other two parties take bridgeable positions.

  3. Brett Bodiford:

    Different times throughout this experience she has shown a faith that I've only tried to reach, [Her prognosis] is tragic and heartbreaking and not easy -- we are emotional beings, so it hurts. But she has hope in what’s going to be.

  4. Arnold Randall:

    We need to think seriously about the rash of racially charged, abusive incidents we're seeing throughout the country, we all need to stand up to this behavior.

  5. James Lozada:

    It's important to convey the message that blood donation is extremely important, but it's important to do it regularly throughout the year, the blood that is donated afterwards is very unlikely to be used for these individual tragedies.

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