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through and through

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. through, through and throughadverb

    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"


  1. through and throughnoun

    A bullet wound in which the bullet passes through the body.

  2. through and throughadverb

    Completely; entirely; fundamentally.


  1. Through and through

    Through and through describes a situation where an object, real or imaginary, passes completely through another object, also real or imaginary. The phrase has several common uses:

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of through and through in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of through and through in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of through and through in a Sentence

  1. Qasim Rashid:

    I moved here when I was four, so this was the only home I knew, i'm American through and through in every sense of the word. But I was 19, Muslim, and I had a beard, and suddenly people couldn't see me as American.

  2. Eugene Smith:

    I mean it has stopped, but what the effects that did to people who been using this water through and through ? i'm real kind of upset. People won't know until they go get tested and find what's happened to your body. Oh my god.

  3. Shunryu Suzuki:

    When you understand one thing through and through, you understand everything.

  4. Marchioness Townsend:

    Never tell a man you can read him through and through; most people prefer to be thought enigmas.

  5. Caleb Burns:

    Pence is a through-and-through conservative.

Images & Illustrations of through and through

  1. through and throughthrough and throughthrough and throughthrough and throughthrough and through

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    A state of immorality or sin
    • A. elan
    • B. reciprocal
    • C. conveyance
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