though vs thought vs through :

Definitions

  • r  (postpositive) however
    it might be unpleasant, though

  • n  the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about
    the thought never entered my mind
  • n  the process of using your mind to consider something carefully
    she paused for thought
  • n  the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual
    19th century thought
    Darwinian thought
  • n  a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty
    what are your thoughts on Haiti?
  • v  judge or regard; look upon; judge
  • v  expect, believe, or suppose
    I thought to find her in a bad state
  • v  use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments
  • v  recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
  • v  imagine or visualize
  • v  focus one's attention on a certain state
  • v  have in mind as a purpose
    We thought to return early that night
  • v  decide by pondering, reasoning, or reflecting
  • v  ponder; reflect on, or reason about
  • v  dispose the mind in a certain way
  • v  have or formulate in the mind
    think good thoughts
  • v  be capable of conscious thought
  • v  bring into a given condition by mental preoccupation
    She thought herself into a state of panic over the final exam

  • s  having finished or arrived at completion
    after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    almost through with his studies
  • s  (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    a through street
    a through bus
    through traffic
  • r  from beginning to end
    read this book through
  • r  over the whole distance
    this bus goes through to New York
  • r  to completion
    think this through very carefully!
  • r  in diameter
    this cylinder measures 15 inches through
  • r  throughout the entire extent
    got soaked through in the rain
    I'm frozen through
    a letter shot through with the writer's personality
    knew him through and through
    boards rotten through and through
News & Articles


  • Lindsey Graham: ‘If I thought censoring the mail was necessary, I would suggest it’
    Sen. Lindsey Graham would propose censoring Americans' "snail" mail if he thought it would help protect national security, the South Carolina Republican said Tuesday. But for now, he says he doesn't think it's necessary. Faced with questions about the disclosure that the National Security Agency has been collecting phone and email records of citizens, Graham [...]
    June 11, 2013 - The Ticket via Yahoo! News
  • Lindsey Graham: ‘If I thought censoring the mail was necessary, I would suggest it’
    Sen. Lindsey Graham would propose censoring Americans' "snail" mail if he thought it would help protect national security, the South Carolina Republican said Tuesday. But for now, he says he doesn't think it's necessary. Faced with questions about the disclosure that the National Security Agency has been collecting phone and email records of citizens, Graham [...]
    June 11, 2013 - The Ticket via Yahoo! News
  • Whicker: Thought bubbles to ponder
    Thought bubbles on a Sunday: It is proven again that sports falls into two categories: the Stanley Cup playoffs, and other stuff.
    June 10, 2013 - Orange County Register