thoroughgoingness

thoroughgoing

[thur-oh-goh-ing, -uh-goh-, thuhr-]
adjective
1.
doing things thoroughly.
2.
carried out to the full extent; thorough.
3.
complete; unqualified: a thoroughgoing knave.

Origin:
1810–20; thorough + going

thoroughgoingly, adverb
thoroughgoingness, noun
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thoroughgoing (ˈθʌrəˌɡəʊɪŋ)
 
adj
1.  extremely thorough
2.  (usually prenominal) absolute; complete: thoroughgoing incompetence
 
'thoroughgoingly
 
adv
 
'thoroughgoingness
 
n

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