Definitions of through

  1.   having finished or arrived at completion certain to make history before he's done it's a done deed after the treatment the patient is through except for follow up almost through with his studies
  2.   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
  3.   from one end or side to the other jealousy pierced her through
  4.   over the whole distance this bus goes through to New York
  5.   in diameter this cylinder measures 15 inches through
  6.   from beginning to end read this book through
  7.   to completion think this through very carefully
  8.   of a route or journey etc continuing without requiring stops or changes a through street a through bus through traffic
  9.   From end to end of or from side to side of from one surface or limit of to the opposite into and out of at the opposite or at another point as to bore through a piece of timber or through a board a ball passes through the side of a ship
  10.   Between the sides or walls of within as to pass through a door to go through an avenue
  11.   By means of by the agency of
  12.   Over the whole surface or extent of as to ride through the country to look through an account
  13.   From the beginning to the end of to the end or conclusion of as through life through the year
  14.   From one end or side to the other as to pierce a thing through
  15.   From beginning to end as to read a letter through
  16.   To the end to a conclusion to the ultimate purpose as to carry a project through
  17.   Going or extending through going extending or serving from the beginning to the end thorough complete as a through line a through ticket a through train Also admitting of passage through as a through bridge
  18.   Throughout
  19.   Among or in the midst of used to denote passage as a fish swims through the water the light glimmers through a thicket
  20.   From end to end of between the sides of into at one point and out at another point in the midst of by the agency of over all the steps or degrees of
  21.   From end to end from the beginning to the end
  22.   Going from one place to another without change as a through train Also thru
  23.   From end to end or from side to side of between the sides of over the whole extent of among from beginning to end by means of in consequence of
  24.   From one end or side to the other from beginning to end to the end or purpose
  25.   From end to end of from side to side of over the whole extent of among by means of
  26.   From one end or side to the other from beginning to end to the purpose or result
  27.   Going from beginning to end pertaining to an entire distance
  28.   From one end surface etc to or beyond the other
  29.   From beginning to end
  30.   To a termination
  31.   From end to end
  32.   From the first to the last of
  33.   From one end or side to the other from beginning to end to the ultimate purpose To carry through to accomplish To go through to prosecute a scheme to the end to undergo See Thorough
  34.   From end to end or from side to side noting passage by transmission by means of by the agency of by reason of over the whole surface of by passing among or in the midst of
  35.   From one end or side to the other to the end or conclusion prep from end to end from side to side of passage among or in the midst of by means of

Quotes of through

  1. If you learn one thing from having lived through decades of changing views it is that all predictions are necessarily false – M. H. Abrams
  2. If you put garbage in a computer nothing comes out but garbage But this garbage having passed through a very expensive machine is somehow ennobled and none dare criticize it – Rory Bremner
  3. I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop even if it is in flames – Les Brown
  4. I at once commenced the ascent through a shower of arrows – George Crook
  5. Evil always turns up in this world through some genius or other – Denis Diderot
  6. Negligence is the rust of the soul that corrodes through all her best resolves – Owen Feltham
  7. I will not do work that isn't done well or right Stuff happens things break contractors don't come through but I don't want to be responsible for not doing something correctly – Genevieve Gorder
  8. My driving abilities from Mexico have helped me get through Hollywood – Salma Hayek
  9. The harder you grip the bat the more you can swing it through the ball and the farther the ball will go – George Herman
  10. I have gone through a period of seeking to understand what or how strong or what are the connections I have to God – Peter Jennings
  11. Driving a motorcycle is like flying All your senses are alive When I ride through Beverly Hills in the early morning and all the sprinklers have turned off the scents that wash over me are just heavenly Being House is like flying too You're free of the gravity of what people think – Hugh Laurie
  12. Something is happening to Britain and the British Or has happened We are said to be passing through a transition or a turning point or a transformation nobody is quite sure which – Ferdinand Mount
  13. If I have a problem stuff's going through my head I feel like using I usually go and talk to my dad I decided to get sober a lot younger than he did He first tried to get sober when he was like 32 I believe – Jack Osbourne
  14. After marriage a woman's sight becomes so keen that she can see right through her husband without looking at him and a man's so dull that he can look right through his wife without seeing her – Helen Rowland
  15. In the 1999 resolution regarding Taiwan's future passed by the Democratic Progressive Party it is stated very clearly that any change to the status quo of Taiwan must be decided by the people of Taiwan through referenda – Chen Shui-bian

Usage examples for through

  1. He may die before he's got through this money – Harvest by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. “ I shall always love you because you have been on my side all through – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. You can get this put through if you like – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain
  4. You'll get through this great trouble – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
  5. “ I'll show some people before I'm through – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  6. Can you live through – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  7. Oh we shall bring him through – Mr. Achilles by Jennette Lee
  8. “ I read the letter through more than once – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  9. Yes we'll put it through – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  10. We shall want a good deal before we get through – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  11. He thought of the child that he loved the child that had come to him through that wife – A Fool There Was by Porter Emerson Browne
  12. I've done all I can now it's up to you to see him through – Trail Tales by James David Gillilan
  13. They shall live and through thee – The Youth of Goethe by Peter Hume Brown
  14. If we get through you say – The Air Trust by George Allan England
  15. Have I not known him all through – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  16. “ I am not through my friend – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  17. Let us through good people I heard him say – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  18. You're not through you know – Monkey On His Back by Charles V. De Vet
  19. She wanted to make money through him – The Lady Doc by Caroline Lockhart
  20. “ I'll go through with it of course – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart

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