Definition for through

adjective as in done

adjective as in direct

preposition as in between, during

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Example Sentences

Fluoride first entered an American water supply through a rather inelegant technocratic scheme.

We see detoxing as a path to transcendence, a symbol of modern urban virtue and self-transformation through abstinence.

The questions going through my mind are: How on earth are there Kalashnikovs and rocket launchers in the heart of Paris?

Cold War fears could be manipulated through misleading art to attract readers to daunting material.

It opens with Huckabee's dramatic recollection of going through security at the airport.

Before Ripperda could unclasp his lips to reply, the stranger had opened the door, and passed through it like a gliding shadow.

A constant sense of easy balance should be developed through poising exercises.

This city stands upon almost two equal parts on each side the river that passes through.

Nothing remarkable occurred in our march through this country.

Just corporeal enough to attest humanity, yet sufficiently transparent to let the celestial origin shine through.


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On this page you'll find 87 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to through, such as: over, buttoned-up, complete, completed, concluded, and ended.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.