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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Marked by zeal.

Usage examples (36)
  • Royce, influenced though he was by German Idealism as a whole, can hardly be called a thoroughgoing
  • Ordinary happiness is part of it but should not be conflated with the kind of thoroughgoing happiness the pantheist thinks it is possible to attain now and again.
  • King and his show had some endearing and admirable qualities not least his dedication to long interviews, "thoroughgoing" he was not.
  • Rod, for one, expresses respectful doubts; he just doesn't see any kind of thoroughgoing populist rethinking as plausible in an America as diverse as ours is today. for more
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