Definition of thoroughgoing:
definite, provident, painstaking, categorical, methodical, crashing, absolute, complete, primitive, dead, unequivocal, damned, innate, organic, damn, thorough, resounding, native, intensive, staring, arrant, in-depth, ingrained, radical, rank, double-dyed, flat, profound, constitutional, plain, unrelieved, stark, utter, essential, big, entire, unadulterated, unqualified, full-dress, full-scale, unmitigated, clean, regular, plumb, natural, cautious, blooming, straight-out, unlimited, consummate, stone, careful, positive, sound, total, blank, dreadful, meticulous, downright, fundamental, exact, exhaustive, cotton-picking, bodacious, unreserved, outright, unalloyed, pure, everlasting, good, deadly, original, out-and-out, simple, gross, unconditional, organized, very, extreme, unbounded, perfect, thoroughpaced, fair, flat-out, limited, Midland, sodding, sheer, systematic, all-out, comprehensive.
- "Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays", Bertrand Russell.
It must be evident that the success of such a method of anesthesia must depend entirely upon thoroughgoing personal supervision of the individual patient by a properly trained and experienced physician; and it is for just these reasons that " twilight sleep" is destined to remain largely a hospital procedure for a long time to come.- "The Mother and Her Child", William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler.
- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.