throughly

All Adverb
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  • I know that he is within few miles, Which of the same is throughly sped. Cited from Old English Plays, Vol. II, by Dodsley
  • But how a Prince may throughly understand his servant, here is the way that never fails. Cited from Machiavelli, Volume I, by Niccolo` Machiavelli
  • Now they are here together, I'll have this matter throughly debated. Cited from Fair Em, Shakespeare Apocrypha
  • In like manner the word thoroughly is substituted for the old form throughly. Cited from Slips of Speech, by John H. Bechtel
  • I am glad he is so quiet: if he had been throughly moved, you should have heard him so loud and so melancholy. Cited from The Merry Wives of Windsor, by William Shakespeare
  • My point and period will be throughly wrought Or well or ill, as this day's battle's fought. Cited from Shakespearean Tragedy, by A. C. Bradley
  • He went about the length and breadth of the land, and purged it throughly in every part. Cited from Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut, by Wace
  • My point and period will be throughly wrought, Or well or ill, as this day's battle's fought. Cited from King Lear, by William Shakespeare
  • I will revenge it throughly on you both. Cited from Fair Em, Shakespeare Apocrypha
  • His better-known anthems include Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace and Wash me throughly.
  • Bear it in thy mind evermore, and see that thou be throughly well exercised in this particular. Cited from Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius
  • As soon as he had throughly posted himself on the subject he went off to the contractors, and had a long interview with them. Cited from The Great Round World, Vol. 1, No. 53, November 11, 1897, by Various
  • His wife knew that he was a brute, and at the same time she felt throughly convinced that she was a suffering martyr. Cited from Nerves and Common Sense, by Annie Payson Call
  • Then set it by, till it be throughly cold, and barrel it up, and keep it till it be ripe. Cited from The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened, by Kenelm Digby
  • Meet them at the threshold with drastic laws, throughly enforced; for no half way measures will answer. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • Let us bear in mind the fact that Alaska is being throughly "opened up" to the Man with a Gun. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • Therefore I would wish you throughly to aduise your selues, whether you be able to indure it or no. Cited from Principal Navigations, V2, by Richard Hakluyt
  • I went almost euery day to see them, yet could I neuer be throughly satisfyed to see so strange a kind of fishing. Cited from Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, Vol. 11, by Richard Hakluyt
  • Till our hearts be throughly broken for covenant-breach, we will not pass much for breaking covenant, upon every fresh temptation. Cited from The Covenants And The Covenanters, by Various
  • He was a man of marked ability, a good lawyer, conservative in all his ideas and tendencies, and throughly fair and impartial. Cited from Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet, Sherman
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