DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 thor·ough·go·ing /ˌθɝəˈgoɪŋ, ˌθʌrə, ˈgɔ()ɪŋ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Thor·ough·go·ing a.
 1. Going through, or to the end or bottom; very thorough; complete.
 2. Going all lengths; extreme; thoroughplaced; -- less common in this sense.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: very thorough; exhaustively complete; "an exhaustive study";
             "made a thorough search"; "thoroughgoing research"
             [syn: exhaustive, thorough]
      2: without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative)
         intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a
         consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross
         negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a
         sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing
         villain"; "utter nonsense" [syn: arrant(a), complete(a),
          consummate(a), double-dyed(a), everlasting(a), gross(a),
          perfect(a), pure(a), sodding(a), stark(a), staring(a),
          thoroughgoing(a), utter(a)]