1) From one end or side to the other; as, to pierce a thing through.

2) From beginning to end; as, to read a letter through.

3) To the end; to a conclusion; to the ultimate purpose; as, to carry a project through.

4) Going or extending through; going, extending, or serving from the beginning to the end; thorough; complete; as, a through line; a through ticket; a through train. Also, admitting of passage through; as, a through bridge.


1) From end to end of, or from side to side of; from one surface or limit of, to the opposite; into and out of at the opposite, or at another, point; as, to bore through a piece of timber, or through a board; a ball passes through the side of a ship.

2) Between the sides or walls of; within; as, to pass through a door; to go through an avenue.

3) By means of; by the agency of.

4) Over the whole surface or extent of; as, to ride through the country; to look through an account.

5) Among or in the midst of; -- used to denote passage; as, a fish swims through the water; the light glimmers through a thicket.

6) From the beginning to the end of; to the end or conclusion of; as, through life; through the year.

Example Sentences for


1) My dervishes and I had a huge celebration, passing Through the streets with drums and flutes, dancing and singing in joy, because that is how a saint should be buried.
2) The sailor jerked out his weapon and leveled it at Clayton’s back, Miss Porter screamed a warning, and a long, metalshod spear shot like a bolt from above and passed entirely Through the right shoulder of the rat-faced man.
3) They all pose as though their real opinions had been discovered and attained Through the self-evolving of a cold, pure, divinely indifferent dialectic (in contrast to all sorts of mystics, who, fairer and foolisher, talk of inspirationí), whereas, in fact, a prejudiced proposition, idea, or suggestion,swhich is generally their heartís desire abstracted and refined, is defended by them with arguments sought out after the event.
4) Without making any demands in return, Evelyn supplies the necessary funding as well as political connections Through his cousin the baronet.
5) It was released on March 3 , 1986 Through Elektra Records
6) No other, take my word for it.’ ‘Then my aunt invests you with full power,ssaid Rose, smiling Through her tears; but pray don’t be harder upon the poor fellows than is indispensably necessary.’ ‘You seem to think,sretorted the doctor, that everybody is disposed to be hard-hearted to-day, except yourself, Miss Rose.
7) The International Union for Conservation of Nature -LRB- IUCN -RRB- has calculated the percentage of endangered species as 40 percent of all organisms based on the sample of species that have been evaluated Through 2006
8) The Bengal Fox -LRB- Vulpes bengalensis -RRB- , also known as the Indian Fox , is a fox endemic to the Indian subcontinent and is found from the Himalayan foothills and Terai of Nepal Through southern India and from southern and eastern Pakistan to eastern India and southeastern Bangladesh
9) Having gone Through this very extraordinary performance, he took off the cocked hat again, and, spreading himself before the fire with his back towards it, seemed to be mentally engaged in taking an exact inventory of the furniture. 268 Oliver Twist CHAPTER XXIV TREATS ON A VERY POOR SUBJECT.
10) Main line trains link Poprad to other destinations in Slovakia and beyond ; in particular , Through trains run to Prague in the Czech Republic
11) Of course, Jarrod never followed Through with his threat.
12) A few species of jellyfish do not have the polyp portion of the life cycle , but go from jellyfish to the next generation of jellyfish Through direct development of fertilized eggs
13) Avoiding, as much as was possible, all the main streets, and skulking only Through 286 Oliver Twist the by-ways and alleys, he at length emerged on Snow Hill.
14) Even so, as Penny Boumelha argues in Thomas Hardy and Women ,2 it may well be that Through the figures of Angel and Alec the story puts into question its own objectifying of its heroine, just as it may also call into question its own sublimated desire for her.
15) A wave of terror seemed to rise up from her belly and spread Through her body.
16) Originally a text-only communications medium , email was extended to carry multi-media content attachments , a process standardized in RFC 2045 Through 2049
17) In fact, storytelling involves a double falsehood, since reality is itself shot Through with illusion, and the act of trying to communicate this in language is equally distorting.
18) That is how the Teachers of the Tradition of the Sun b r i da 123 were—always teaching Through action and never giving theory undue importance.
19) It passes Through Birmingham and Spaghetti Junction
20) Shirley suffered all Through her life from various neuroses and psychosomatic illness
21) The tension of soul in misfortune which communicates to it its energy, its shuddering in view of rack and ruin, its inventiveness and bravery in undergoing, enduring, interpreting, and exploiting misfortune, and whatever depth, mystery, disguise, spirit, artifice, or greatness has been bestowed upon the soulóhas it not been bestowed Through suffering, Through the discipline of great suffering?
22) As a religious phenomenon , liturgy is a communal response to the sacred Through activity reflecting praise , thanksgiving , supplication , or repentance
23) Studies have shown that most people learn about job openings Through their professional networks of friends and co-workers.
24) From this primitive function has arisen, unquestionably, all the forms and ceremonials of modern church and state, for Through all the countless ages, back beyond the uttermost ramparts of a dawning humanity our fierce, hairy forebears danced out the rites of the Dum-Dum to the sound of their earthen drums, beneath the bright light of a tropical moon in the depth of a mighty jungle which stands unchanged today as it stood on that long forgotten night in the dim, unthinkable vistas of the long dead past when our first shaggy ancestor swung from a swaying bough and dropped lightly upon the soft turf of the first meeting place.
25) All women seemed to go Through that phase where they wanted to feel young again and still feel desired.
26) Each line over the somber beat shot Through me like a bullet.
27) Always, he emphasizes the potential for good that society, Through its enlightened members, holds out to individuals.
28) Rose nodded yes,sfor the boy was smiling Through such happy tears that she could not speak. ‘You will be kind and good to him, for you are to every one,ssaid Oliver.
29) He remained motionless, flat on the floor, knife in his teeth, trying to breathe Through the pain, breathe away the urge for transformation
30) About halfway Through the book, Tommy is re­ introduced to his aristocratic society.