Through·out prep. Quite through; from one extremity to the other of; also, every part of; as, to search throughout the house.
Nor to their idle orbs doth sight appear
Of sun, or moon, or star, throughout the year. --Milton.
Through·out, adv. In every part; as, the cloth was of a piece throughout.
adv 1: from first to last; "the play was excellent end-to-end"
2: used to refer to cited works [syn: passim]