What does thoroughly mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term thoroughly:


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?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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. Red Stars:

    We thoroughly love – for some reason – rain games.

  2. Tryon Edwards:

    If you would thoroughly know anything, teach it to others.

  3. Walter Savage Landor:

    No thoroughly occupied person was ever found really miserable.

  4. Thomas Alva Edison:

    Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

  5. Thomas Edison:

    Show me a thoroughly satisfied man, and I will show you a failure.

Images & Illustrations of thoroughly

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