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Correct spelling:
thorough
Definition:
A furrow between two ridges, to drain off the surface water.

Synonyms:

adjective
absolute
infinite, freest, no fine print, no holds barred, crashing, no catch, no ifs ands or buts, no joke, no strings attached, straight out.
all
thorough.
all-encompassing
absolute, accurate, arrant, careful, complete, comprehensive, consummate, detailed, exact, exhaustive, extreme, finished, full, ingrained, intensive, meticulous, out-and-out, painstaking, profound, thoroughly, unmitigated, utter.
blow-by-blow
step by step, blow by blow.
businesslike
matter-of-fact, disciplined, well-ordered, workaday, matter of fact.
complete
accomplished, all, collective, complete, comprehensive, conclusive, done, entire, exhaustive, final, finished, full, intact, integral, integrated, plenary, replete, solid, sum, through, total, unabridged, uncut, undiminished, undivided, unified, universal, whole, Whole-length, unsevered, hook line and sinker, imperforate, out-and-out, uncensored, uncondensed, undocked, unexpurgated, unitary, unreduced, unabbreviated, whole-hog, the works, lock stock and barrel, whole enchilada, whole nine yards.
completed
perfected.
congenital
Unacquired.
dead
final.
deep-rooted
dyed-in-the-wool.
dyed-in-the-wool
well-established, deep down, longstanding, through and through, die hard, the core, to the core, deep-down, deep-dyed, deeply ingrained.
entire
entire, uninjured, Choate.
extended
outspread.
extreme
egregious, extreme, stern, overkill, out of proportion, extra ordinary.
inborn
congenital.
inclusive
comprehensive.
indwelling
indwelling, in-dwelling.
intensive
speeded up, speeded-up.
orderly
neat as button, to rights, all together, in order, uncluttered, in shape, in good shape, in apple-pie order, neat as pin, set-up.
out-and-out
out and out, through-and-through.
overall
overall, long term, long-range, long-term.
painstaking
in-depth.
positive
positive, unconditional, clear cut.
rank
undisguised, out-standing.
resolute
bold, bullheaded, committed, constant, courageous, dauntless, decided, decisive, dedicated, deliberate, determined, devoted, dogged, earnest, faithful, fearless, firm, headstrong, hearty, implacable, indefatigable, indomitable, inexorable, insistent, intent, loyal, persevering, persistent, plucky, relentless, reliable, resolute, resolved, ruthless, serious, set, spunky, staunch, steadfast, steady, steely, stern, strong-minded, strong-willed, stubborn, tenacious, tireless, tough, true, unbending, unchangeable, uncompromising, unflinching, unwavering, unyielding, valiant, willing, zealous, iron-willed, unshakeable, diligent.
sound
unhurt, Undecayed, alive and kicking, in the pink, right as rain, up to snuff, well-constructed, wrapped tight.
vigilant
alert, attentive, careful, cautious, conscientious, diligent, exacting, fastidious, finical, fussy, guarded, heedful, meticulous, mindful, observant, particular, precise, prepared, provident, prudent, ready, regardful, responsible, scrupulous, sharp-eyed, strict, thoughtful, vigilant, watchful.
wide-ranging
sweeping.
noun
complete
absolute, complete, exhaustive, out-and-out, thoroughgoing, total.
painstaking
accurate, exact.
thorough
careful, complete, exhaustive, thoroughgoing.
verb
complete
sound, utter, over-all.
completed
perfected.
Examples of usage:
  1. " Well," said Neale, after a pause, and speaking with unusual gravity, " I think the police ought to make a thorough examination of the bank- house- I'm surprised it hasn't been thought of before." – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  2. His replies showed his thorough knowledge of his trade. – A Gentleman Vagabond and Some Others by F. Hopkinson Smith
  3. He did also advise me how I should take occasion to make known to the world my case, and the pains that I take in my business, and above all to be sure to get a thorough knowledge in my employment, and to that add all the interest at Court that I can, which I hope I shall do. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  4. Nevertheless, he would make a thorough examination to- morrow. – Mr. Jack Hamlin's Mediation and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. Moreover, he is a thorough gentleman. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman

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