Definition of throughout
- cities throughout the United States
- troubled her throughout her life
The company has stores throughout the United States and Canada.
She has traveled throughout the world.
His supporters remained loyal throughout his difficulties.
Throughout her life, she has suffered with the disease.
It rained throughout the day.
The house is painted white throughout.
The house has wood floors throughout.
He had a difficult year, but his supporters remained loyal throughout.
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: in or to every part of (something)
: during an entire (situation or period of time)
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