What does thoroughly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thoroughly, exhaustively(adverb)

    in an exhaustive manner

    "we searched the files thoroughly"

  2. thoroughly, soundly, good(adverb)

    completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly')

    "he was soundly defeated"; "we beat him good"

Wiktionary

  1. thoroughly(Adverb)

    In a thorough or complete manner.

    He went out in the rain and came back thoroughly drenched.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thoroughly(adverb)

    in a thorough manner; fully; entirely; completely

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thoroughly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4385

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thoroughly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4211

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thoroughly' in Adverbs Frequency: #284

How to pronounce thoroughly?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say thoroughly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thoroughly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thoroughly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of thoroughly in a Sentence

  1. John Casaretti:

    These rare incidents must be thoroughly investigated and local managers should take appropriate corrective action, a field training officer program and thorough mentorship of new officers can reduce similar performance issues.

  2. Wilbur Ross:

    I did not write and am thoroughly appalled by this op-ed. I couldn't be prouder of our work at Commerce and of @POTUS.

  3. Corporate Media Relations Glenn Zaccara:

    The company has strict policies against harassment and discrimination, when an incident is reported, UPS takes the matter seriously, thoroughly investigates and takes appropriate disciplinary action against those found responsible for misconduct.

  4. Ahmed Zayat:

    He was thoroughly investigated by the horse racing commission, and he was totally cleared. That's good enough for me.

  5. Paul Lipson:

    Our primary voters in the district skew older and slightly, every so slightly more socially conservative than you might expect in such a thoroughly Democratic district.

Images & Illustrations of thoroughly

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