What does throughout mean?

Definitions for throughoutθruˈaʊt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word throughout.

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.

  2. throughout(Adverb)

    In every part; everywhere

  3. throughout(Adverb)

    during an entire period of time

  4. throughout(Preposition)

    in every part of; all through

  5. Origin: 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

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ann Benson:

    Immigrants are throughout all of our communities.

  2. Chris Harrison:

    My therapist has been my homey throughout all of this.

  3. Peter Saunders:

    I was hit throughout my childhood and it did me a lot of harm.

  4. Chris Landsberg:

    I think this thing is going to snowball throughout South Africa.

  5. Jeremy Corbyn:

    It was a respectful ceremony and I stood in respect throughout it.

Images & Illustrations of throughout

  1. throughoutthroughoutthroughout

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