Through Meaning and Definition


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What is the definition Through? What is its meaning in the dictionary? Related sentences, Words starting with Through, Words ending with Through, Derivations, How to pronounce? Antonyms, Synonyms, Example sentences and more...

Through meaning

Word: Through

How to pronounce: θruː

Preposition

Definitions:

1. Moving in one side and out of the other side of (an opening, channel, or location)

Example sentences: "She walked through the doorway into the living room"

2. Continuing in time toward completion of (a process or period)

Example sentences: "He showed up halfway through the second act"

3. So as to inspect all or part of (a collection, inventory, or publication)

Example sentences: "I flipped though the pages"

4. By means of (a process or intermediate stage)

Example sentences: "Dioxins get into mothers' milk through contaminated food"

5. Up to and including (a particular point in an ordered sequence)

Example sentences: "They will be in town from March 24 through May 7"

Adverb

Definitions:

1. Expressing movement into one side and out of the other side of an opening, channel, or location.

Example sentences: "As soon as we opened the gate they came streaming through"

2. So as to continue in time toward the completion of a process, period, etc.

Example sentences: "She's just started a tour that will keep her busy right through to June"

3. So as to inspect all or part of a publication or document.

4. So as to be connected by telephone.

Example sentences: "He put a call through to the senator"

Adjective

Definitions:

1. (of a means of public transportation or a ticket) continuing or valid to the final destination.

Example sentences: "A through train from Boston"

2. (of a room) running the whole length of a building.

3. Having no prospect of any future relationship, dealings, or success.


Synonyms:

by

via

thru

at the expense

thanks to

due to

across

in

over

down

per

passage

midst

amid

ended

completed

done

complete


Derivations:

throughly


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Through in Other Languages...

Spanish: Mediante

German: Durch

French: Travers

Italian: Attraverso

Turkish: Arasında


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