Thoroughness in a sentence

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Definition of Thoroughness

  • The quality or state of being thorough; completeness.
  • conscientiousness in performing all aspects of a task

How to use thoroughness in a sentence. Thoroughness pronunciation.

This further time has more fully developed the thoroughness of the case spoken of and the completeness of the victory over an evil habit.
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It's something to have studied with tolerable thoroughness the most hateful form of society yet developed.
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As the instruments and science of war have reached the degree of thoroughness and proficiency, it is hoped that the transformation of the human world is at hand and that in the coming centuries all the energies and inventions of man will be utilized in promoting the interests of peace and brotherhood.
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I hope that now in America they will build a Temple and gradually add to it the hospital, school, university, pharmacy and pilgrims’ house with the utmost efficiency and thoroughness.
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The dead languages were taught with such thoroughness that an old boy seldom thought of Homer or Virgil in after life without a qualm of boredom; and though in the common room at dinner one or two bolder spirits suggested that mathematics were of increasing importance, the general feeling was that they were a less noble study than the classics.
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Lack of thoroughness and of solid information was his especial weakness through life, in spite of the charm and power of his personal oratory.
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Laban Keeler might be, and evidently was, peculiar in his ways, but as a bookkeeper he was thoroughness personified.
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He inspected her with the freedom of an old friend and with the thoroughness of a connoisseur.
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It thus happened that he and the dropping figure reached the same spot at almost the same moment, one result of which was that the young gentleman in pajamas found himself struck a violent blow with a doubled-up fist, and at the same moment his bare right foot was tramped on with extreme thoroughness.
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He was a great care and as she did her duty by him with a thoroughness which was praiseworthy in the extreme she naturally had very little leisure for society.
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He pillaged that store with the thoroughness of the Crusaders looting Constantinople.
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He had combed New York City for a trace of Margherita Ginini with a thoroughness that left no possible means untried.
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If even Hezekiah carried out the unification in Judah with tolerable thoroughness, the effort after it MUST surely have been of very early date; for the determination violently to suppress old sacred usages would not have been easily made, unless this had been long previously demanded by theory.
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Judges i. presents certain anachronisms, and is partly made up of anecdotes, but these should not prevent us from acknowledging that the general view given in this chapter of the process of the conquest, is, when judged by what we know of the subsequent period of Israel, incomparably more historical than that in the Book of Joshua, where the whole thing is done at once with systematic thoroughness, the whole land being first denuded of its inhabitants, and then divided by lot among the different tribes.
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It was also favoured no doubt by the tendency to compress a long development into its first great act; and as this tendency is carried out with the greatest thoroughness in the Priestly Code, that document stands furthest from the origin of the tradition.
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A modicum of old Benjamin West's tendency to the grandiose would have done Abbey no harm; but if his imagination balked at the higher flights often attained by Gustave Dore, and sometimes by Elihu Vedder, yet there is a charm in his sobriety, there is something which compels our respect in the workmanlike method, in the evidences of thoroughness which appeared in all he wrought.
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Any education is bad which leads to the formation of habits of idleness, carelessness, failure, instead of habits of industry, thoroughness and success.
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She could not have had a more satisfactory opportunity for the training that she needed; for though Dr. Greene exacted thoroughness in every line of work, she was so sympathetic and so ready to give a word of commendation and encouragement, that her pupil could not do otherwise than accede to all the requirements of her position.
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The Menorah hopes through the incentive of the Journal to develop a "new school" of writers on Jewish topics that shall be distinguished by the thoroughness and clarity of the university-trained mind and inspired by the youthful, searching, unfearing spirit of the Menorah movement.
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The historic method was applied with far more thoroughness and consistency by the advocates of Historical Judaism.
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Examples of Thoroughness

Example #1
A little more than a year has elapsed since I left off the use of tobacco.
Example #2
I am filled with wonder, for I expected a terrible fight with an appetite, strengthened by an indulgence of about thirty-five years, but the enemy has not shown his head.
Example #3
I could have stayed with advantage even longer.
Example #4
I saw it at first as a man does who is living at his ease; at last, as a poor devil who is thankful for the institution of free lunches.
Example #5
Therefore may this esteemed and worthy society for the establishment of international peace be confirmed in its sincere intentions and empowered by God.
Example #6
According to an intrinsic law, all phenomena of being attain to a summit and degree of consummation, after which a new order and condition is established.