Definition of Thoroughest
1. thorough [adj] - See also: thorough
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Literary usage of Thoroughest
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An English Garner: Ingatherings from Our History and Literature by Edward Arber (1897)
"... Each sense of mine, each gift, each power of mind : Grown now his slaves; he forced them out to find The thoroughest words, fit for WOE'S self to groan. ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1861)
"... as some deem it to be, — it is the thoroughest test of active scholarship. It was what enabled Bayle himself to collect so many flowers of literature, ..."
3. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine by Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress) (1913)
"Till we have this we are restless and miserable; and without equality in its widest and thoroughest sense we cannot have the love for one ..."
4. Narrative and Critical History of America by Justin Winsor (1887)
"This book, for the period covered by it, is one of the thoroughest pieces of work respecting the history of the Revolution : but it is unfortunately marred ..."
5. Narrative and Critical History of America by Justin Winsor (1887)
"This book, for the period covered by it, is one of the thoroughest pieces of work respecting the history of the Revolution ; but it is unfortunately marred ..."
6. The Gentleman's Magazine (1852)
"Nearly his first step was one which committed him so completely to reform, in its thoroughest and most unhesitating sense, that thenceforth ..."