throughout


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through·out

 (thro͞o-out′)
prep.
In, to, through, or during every part of; all through: The road is kept open throughout the year.
adv.
1. In or through all parts; everywhere: The material is flawed throughout.
2. During the entire time or extent: Though unsure how her speech would be received, she remained calm and professional throughout.

throughout

(θruːˈaʊt)
prep
right through; through the whole of (a place or a period of time): throughout the day.
adv
through the whole of some specified period or area

through•out

(θruˈaʊt)

prep.
1. in or to every part of: throughout the house.
2. from beginning to end of: nodding throughout the sermon.
adv.
3. in every part or aspect: rotten throughout.
4. at every moment or point: Follow the text throughout.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.throughout - from first to last; "the play was excellent end-to-end"
2.throughout - used to refer to cited works

throughout

preposition
1. right through, all through, everywhere in, for the duration of, during the whole of, through the whole of, from end to end of The same themes are repeated throughout the film.
2. all over, all through, everywhere in, through the whole of, over the length and breadth of He now runs projects throughout Africa.
adverb
1. from start to finish, right through, the whole time, all the time, from the start, all through, from beginning to end The concert wasn't bad, but people talked throughout.
2. all through, right through, in every nook and cranny Throughout, the walls are white.

throughout

adverb
From one end to the other:
Translations
طَوَالفي كُل أنْحاءفي كُل مَكانمن البِدايَه حَتّى النِّهايَه
naskrzpo celémpo celou dobupo celýskrz
gennem helehele vejen igennem
kaikkialla
भर
cijelo vrijeme
véges végig
alls staîar íí gegnumút í gegn
・・・の隅から隅まで
...의 전체에
överallt
ทุกหนทุกแห่ง
başından sonuna kadarbaştan başabaştan başa/ayağaboyuncabütün ...-de
بھر
xuyên suốt

throughout

[θrʊˈaʊt]
A. PREP
1. (place) → por todo
we have branches throughout the countrytenemos sucursales por todo el país
there were flowers throughout the househabía flores por toda la casa
the company is known throughout the worldla compañía es conocida en todo el mundo
2. (time, process) → durante todo
throughout last winterdurante todo el invierno pasado
he was a socialist throughout his lifefue un socialista durante toda su vida
B. ADV
1. (= fully) → completamente; (= everywhere) → en todas partes, por todas partes
the house is carpeted throughoutla casa está completamente alfombrada
2. (time, process) → de principio a fin
on this project, the emphasis has been on teamwork throughouten este proyecto, se ha hecho hincapié en el trabajo en equipo de principio a fin
the film was boring throughoutla película fue aburrida de principio a fin
the weather was good throughouthizo buen tiempo todos los días

throughout

[θruːˈaʊt]
prep
(place)dans tout(e) le(la)
throughout Britain → dans toute la Grande-Bretagne
(time)pendant tout(e) le(la)
throughout the year → pendant toute l'année
adv
(= everywhere) → partout
The house was carpeted throughout → La maison était moquettée partout.
(= all the time) → du début jusqu'à la fin
The audience listened in silence throughout → Le public a écouté silencieusement du début jusqu'à la fin.

throughout

prep
(place) → überall in (+dat); throughout the countryim ganzen Land; throughout the worldin der ganzen Welt
(time) → den ganzen/die/das ganzehindurch or über; throughout his lifesein ganzes Leben lang
adv
(= in every part) the house is carpeted throughoutdas Haus ist ganz or überall mit Teppichboden ausgelegt; a house with electric light throughoutein Haus, das in jedem Raum elektrisches Licht hat; a block of flats with water and gas throughoutein Wohnblock mit Wasser und Gas in allen Wohnungen; the coat is lined throughoutder Mantel ist ganz gefüttert
(time) → die ganze Zeit hindurch or über

throughout

[θruːˈaʊt]
1. prep
a. (place) → in tutto/a, dappertutto in
throughout Italy → in tutta l'Italia
b. (time, process) → per or durante tutto/a
throughout last summer → per tutta l'estate scorsa
2. adv
a. (everywhere) → dappertutto
the house is carpeted throughout → c'è la moquette dappertutto in casa
b. (the whole time) → dal principio alla fine, sempre

through

(θruː) preposition
1. into from one direction and out of in the other. The water flows through a pipe.
2. from side to side or end to end of. He walked (right) through the town.
3. from the beginning to the end of. She read through the magazine.
4. because of. He lost his job through his own stupidity.
5. by way of. He got the job through a friend.
6. (American) from ... to (inclusive). I work Monday through Friday.
adverb
into and out of; from one side or end to the other; from beginning to end. He went straight/right through.
adjective
1. (of a bus or train) that goes all the way to one's destination, so that one doesn't have to change (buses or trains). There isn't a through train – you'll have to change.
2. finished. Are you through yet?
throughˈout preposition
1. in all parts of. They searched throughout the house.
2. from start to finish of. She complained throughout the journey.
adverb
in every part. The house was furnished throughout.
all through
1. from beginning to end of. The baby cried all through the night.
2. in every part of. Road conditions are bad all through the country.
soaked/wet through
very wet. His coat was wet through.
through and through
completely. He was a gentleman through and through.
through with
finished with. Are you through with the newspaper yet?

throughout

طَوَال po celou dobu gennem hele überall in σε όλη τη διάρκεια a lo largo de kaikkialla pendant cijelo vrijeme completamente ・・・の隅から隅まで ...의 전체에 de hele tijd door over hele przez do começo ao fim постоянно överallt ทุกหนทุกแห่ง baştan başa xuyên suốt 整个
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Throughout all of the known history of the world they have gathered in rooms and talked.
There is much gold scattered throughout Honduras, though of late it has not been found in large quantities.
His creditor was Wick Cutter, the merciless Black Hawk money-lender, a man of evil name throughout the county, of whom I shall have more to say later.
The ordinary stiff dining chairs had been discarded for the occasion and replaced by the most commodious and luxurious which could be collected throughout the house.
Perhaps no district throughout the wide extent of the intermediate frontiers can furnish a livelier picture of the cruelty and fierceness of the savage warfare of those periods than the country which lies between the head waters of the Hudson and the adjacent lakes.
Without absolutely expressing a doubt whether the stalwart Puritan had acted as a man of conscience and integrity throughout the proceedings which have been sketched, they, nevertheless, hinted that he was about to build his house over an unquiet grave.
It throws its unobtrusive tinge throughout the room, with a faint ruddiness upon the walls and ceiling, and a reflected gleam upon the polish of the furniture.
From the listless repose of the place, and the peculiar character of its inhabitants, who are descendants from the original Dutch settlers, this sequestered glen has long been known by the name of SLEEPY HOLLOW, and its rustic lads are called the Sleepy Hollow Boys throughout all the neighboring country.
Young as she was, I was struck, throughout our little tour, with her confidence and courage with the way, in empty chambers and dull corridors, on crooked staircases that made me pause and even on the summit of an old machicolated square tower that made me dizzy, her morning music, her disposition to tell me so many more things than she asked, rang out and led me on.
By some tacit consent, throughout the voyage little or no allusion was made to it, especially by the mates.
The lower subdivided part, called the junk, is one immense honeycomb of oil, formed by the crossing and re-crossing, into ten thousand infiltrated cells, of tough elastic white fibres throughout its whole extent.
And then there was the strike, with seventy thousand men and women all over the country idle for a couple of months--twenty thousand in Chicago, and many of them now seeking work throughout the city.