throughly

adverb
through·​ly | \ ˈthrü-lē How to pronounce throughly (audio) \

Definition of throughly

archaic
: in a thorough manner

First Known Use of throughly

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Throughly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/throughly. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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