thoroughgoing

[ thur-oh-goh-ing, -uh-goh-, thuhr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF thoroughgoing

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Mr. Work has cooperated with me in the most thoroughgoing manner.

It was all this that made him the thoroughgoing democrat that he was.

That is inconsistent with Bentham's thoroughgoing empiricism.

In spirit and temperament he is a thoroughgoing rationalist.

Now, to do him justice, Trundle was a thoroughgoing boatswain.

Malthus was not a thoroughgoing supporter of the 'do-nothing' doctrine.

He was a warrior, from his earliest days, of the most thoroughgoing type.

The financial proposals of the Third Estate were thoroughgoing.

No attempt was ever made to institute a thoroughgoing communism.

But Bossuet was a thoroughgoing theologian, priest, and bishop.

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