Definition of Go through
1. Verb. Go or live through. "He saw action in Viet Nam"
Specialized synonyms: Experience, Know, Live, Endure, Suffer, Meet, Suffer, Feel, Enjoy, Find, See, Witness, Come
Generic synonyms: Undergo
Derivative terms: Experience, Experience
2. Verb. Apply thoroughly; think through. "We worked through an example"
Specialized synonyms: Whip Through
Generic synonyms: Work
Derivative terms: Run-through
3. Verb. Go across or through. "A terrible thought went through his mind"
Specialized synonyms: Break Through, Crack, Squeak By, Squeak Through, Transit, Cover, Cross, Cut Across, Cut Through, Get Across, Get Over, Pass Over, Track, Traverse, Infiltrate, Pass Through, Run, Move Through, Pass Across, Pass Over, Pass Through, Transit, Cut, Crash, Muscle, Overstep, Transgress, Trespass, Negociate, Negotiate, Lock, Make, Work, Cycle, Blunder, Fumble
Generic synonyms: Go, Locomote, Move, Travel
Also: Pass Over, Pass Over, Pass Over
4. Verb. Eat immoderately. "They go through more bread"; "Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"
5. Verb. Pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue. "She followed up his recommendations with a written proposal"
Generic synonyms: Complete, Finish
Specialized synonyms: Adhere
Related verbs: Accomplish, Action, Carry Out, Carry Through, Execute, Fulfil, Fulfill
Derivative terms: Follow-through, Follow-up, Follow-up, Follow-up, Followup, Followup, Followup, Implementation
Definition of Go through
1. Verb. (literally) To travel from one end of something to the other. ¹
2. Verb. (obsolete) To execute or carry out. ¹
3. Verb. To examine or scrutinize (a number or series of things), especially in a regular order. ¹
4. Verb. To enact or recite the entire length of (something). ¹
5. Verb. To undergo, suffer, experience. ¹
6. Verb. To wear out (clothing etc.). ¹
7. Verb. To progress to the next stage of something. ¹
8. Verb. To reach an intended destination after passing through some process. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Lexicographical Neighbors of Go Through
Literary usage of Go through
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan (1860)
"These troubles and distresses that you go through are no sign that God hath forsaken you ; but are sent to try you, whether you will call to mind that which ..."
2. Sermons on Several Occasions by John Wesley (1855)
"So far from it, that he immediately confirms it, by that awful declaration: " It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich ..."
3. Chronological History of the West Indies by Thomas Southey (1827)
"On this occasion our loss was about thirty men killed and wounded. go through the windward passage. Next morning, the 15th instant, the Intrepid was the ..."
4. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1905)
"Do you suppose that children can go through this little avenue once a day during the school term for several years and not be the better for it? ..."