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Definitions for throughout
θruˈaʊtthrough·out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. throughout, end-to-endadverb

    from first to last

    "the play was excellent end-to-end"

  2. passim, throughoutadverb

    used to refer to cited works

Wiktionary

  1. throughoutadverb

    Completely through, right the way through.

  2. throughoutadverb

    In every part; everywhere

  3. throughoutadverb

    during an entire period of time

  4. throughoutpreposition

    in every part of; all through

  5. Etymology: þurh ut.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Throughoutadverb

    Everywhere; in every part.

    Subdue it, and throughout dominion hold
    Over fish of the sea and fowl of the air. John Milton.

    His youth and age
    All of a piece throughout, and all divine. Dryden.

  2. Throughoutprep.

    Quite through; in every part of.

    Etymology: through and out.

    Thus it fareth even clean throughout the whole controversy about that discipline which is so earnestly urged. Richard Hooker.

    There followed after the defeat an avoiding of all Spanish forces throughout Ireland. Francis Bacon.

    O for a clap of thunder, as loud
    As to be heard throughout the universe,
    To tell the world the fact, and to applaud it. Ben Jonson.

    Impartially inquire how we have behaved ourselves throughout the course of this long war. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Throughout

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

  2. Throughoutadverb

    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  


  2. throughout

    Each facet

    The unity and solidarity is clear to see throughout the world in our collective goal of optimum health for all and human rights in order of priority


    Submitted by MaryC on February 16, 2021  

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

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Numerology

  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. Gavin Newsom:

    Those that are unvaccinated need to get vaccinated. That way we can keep our kids, without any stress or anxiety, back in person throughout the school year.

  2. Rich Fury/Getty Images:

    I was blindsided, john was basically leading a double life throughout our whole marriage. When I learned about the affair, I also learned he’s diverting narcotics. I helped him become a nurse [after changing professions], a very sacred profession. It was just sickening to me. Here I was, trying to help him gain this prestigious degree and title. And this is what he was doing with it.

  3. Read MoreThey:

    This is what started the journey. I remember telling Bill throughout my testing at one point that I knew I was the one.

  4. The Rangers:

    Dominic's done a lot of good things for us throughout this season and to see him get that goal, the benefit of that bounce, the hard work pays off.

  5. Will Packer:

    The show will flow, not unlike a movie, in that there will be different themes and a different feel and different energy throughout the night, it will not feel or look or sound like one show for three hours. It’s taking you through the course of this cinematic journey.

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    pass through the tissue or substance or its pores or interstices, as of gas
    • A. abhor
    • B. abash
    • C. transpire
    • D. affront

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