HyperDic: thoroughgoing

English > 2 senses of the word thoroughgoing:
ADJECTIVEallthoroughgoing, exhaustive, thoroughperformed comprehensively and completely
allthoroughgoing, arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thorough, utter, unadulteratedwithout qualification / qualification
English > thoroughgoing: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningPerformed comprehensively and completely.
Example "thoroughgoing research"
Synonymsexhaustive, thorough
BroadercompleteHaving every necessary or normal part or component or step
Spanishexhaustivo
Catalanexhaustiu
English > thoroughgoing: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningWithout qualification / qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers.
Example "a thoroughgoing villain"
Synonymsarrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thorough, utter, unadulterated
Broaderunmitigatednot diminished or moderated in intensity or severity

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