- adv.彻底地; 认真仔细地; 完全地; 非常;
We thoroughly enjoyed our time in New York.
We were cold, wet and thoroughly miserable.
a thoroughly obnoxious little man
Wash your hands thoroughly with hot soapy water before handling any food.
Both of them, I may say, are thoroughly reliable men.
Thoroughly brush teeth and gums twice daily.
He said he hoped the Swiss authorities would investigate the case thoroughly and without prejudice.
Wash the leeks thoroughly and allow them to drain.
With a thick mist now blanketing the trees, I got thoroughly lost.
In Italy they rarely do things by halves. Designers work thoroughly, producing the world's most wearable clothes in the most beautiful fabrics.
Meat which has been cooked thoroughly shows no traces of pinkness.
Wash everything thoroughly to avoid contamination with bacteria.
These cups have been thoroughly wiped out.
We should go into the matter thoroughly.
Stir the ingredients thoroughly.
She was thoroughly beaten out by the work.
Divide the broccoli into florets and wash them thoroughly.
I found him thoroughly unpleasant, with no redeeming qualities whatsoever.
The soldiers have been thoroughly instructed in the care of their weapons.
They had not studied the language very thoroughly.
The soil must be thoroughly turned over before planting.
She thoroughly despised him for his weakness.
The work was thoroughly distasteful to her.
He grounded himself thoroughly in mathematics.
Public attention is thoroughly aroused as to its importance.
He pondered his words thoroughly.
After Mr Wimpenny had the plane built, it was tested thoroughly.
He was surprised to find his room thoroughly cleaned and everything arranged in perfect order.
He has illustrated this sentiment thoroughly in a drama.
Once a mistake is made , we should correct it, and the more quickly and thoroughly, the better.
犯了错误则要求改正, 改正得越迅速,越彻底, 越好.
The greater the difference, the sooner and more thoroughly the new technology replaces the old.
It could also insist on checking private manned spacecraft as thoroughly as it does commercial aircraft.
As writer Caroline Alexander makes clear in her forceful and well-researched story the endurance, adventuring was even then a thoroughly commercial effort.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The nature of babies' play has been thoroughly investigated.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
The most thoroughly studied in the history of the new world are the ministers and political leaders of seventeenth-century New England.
1. in a complete and thorough manner (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly');
"he was soundly defeated"
"we beat him good"
2. in an exhaustive manner;
"we searched the files thoroughly"