Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: THOROUGH & more

My Word of the Day

THOROUGH (THO’ROUGH) adj. [The adjective is always written thorough, the preposition commonly through.]1. Complete; full; perfect.

The Irish horseboys, in the thorough reformation of that realm, should be cut off. Spenser.

He did not desire a thorough engagement till he had time to reform some whom he resolved never more to trust. Clarendon.

A thorough translator must be a thorough poet. Dryden.

A thorough practice of subjecting ourselves to the wants of others, would extinguish in us pride. Swift.2. Passing through.

Let all three sides be a double house, without thorough lights on the sides. Bacon.

Recent references to THOROUGH on Twitter

@bre_thorough @cam_thejedi @_PinkFever I’m in the comments like so wats up tho

@stephenisabug In our DIY communities where many of us are working for each other for free or at discounted rates, thorough credit… https://t.co/kJ5dB2OoVF

@solve_o_matic WE PROVIDE THOROUGH SOLUTIONS

@dmcevoy @brexit_schmexit But A50 doesn’t just stop. We would have to apply to the EU and they would ratify with the 26. Dav… https://t.co/xliduam74H

@AmyAesmead @daraghmwalsh Hi, I’m currently in the Twitter section your course. Thanks for the great and thorough content!

@squeekzoid @YabaiKankei Come to think of it, the one time I went to a Pride event, I got to watch a guy receive a very thoroug… https://t.co/8vgijl7pqE

@BlackandBlondeM @parscale @TeamTrump Let’s have thorough vetting of those being hired into the Trump Admin. It’s almost like we’ve… https://t.co/V7ljrNFV9i

@shellyblake For those that find this tweet – please note, after thorough research, those signs in the park were from the origin… https://t.co/BGEKWy7QfD

@gangbadoy Someone needs to make this call for the President. Thorough check-up lang, diagnose, give appropriate care, and pro… https://t.co/YT2cau3dR1

@timiakegbejo I just learnt DSS arrested Senator Abaribe for funding a proscribed group ( IPOB )

I enjoin the DSS to do a thorou… https://t.co/zGfKEIAWVt

@AmberArden2 @mc_skips @BamaRush @_America___ @juliamilazzo @sachie2018 @Jacksonb2021 Not as long as there’s so called “Presiden… https://t.co/z71pSZn7mr

@ClareGibert @brotherbeat @ARdubbs108 @matthewmerez @NastyJenni @ThotsBotsBlocks @EmilyEggbert @JGBPOV @WinningWordsPro… https://t.co/7K3XfYIOqn

@timiakegbejo @lucanmaik Let them do a thorough job then

@GWCWarranty Positive review by Jude Val

Very thorough. Had a transmission problem with my Audi and the GWC certified machanic… https://t.co/O8mhhAdMJu

@Akitsa_ Someone tell me the quality of this champagne or if I should prepare for a thorough diarrhea 😭😂😂😂 https://t.co/41232SyBdz

@thedudlebowskii He’s a good man, and thorough.

@mindfulhorse @emgeerdes @ChristieC733 @PressSec Being on the defense is decidedly not being like them. Being thorough, complete,… https://t.co/MKVgGOdiFE

@ParrySoundNS With 6 witnesses, the bullet that killed Mark, and a thorough description of the suspect, the investigation initial… https://t.co/TMPKVQWawU

@AnilkumarbsTOI Candidates can register their options thorough the website https://t.co/V2GeQ6ycc8 till 10 am on June 29. Candidat… https://t.co/hMOfeKGGGH

@madi_moo99 So after months of seeing posts about @WynonnaEarp I saw it whilst scrolling thorough Netflix and decided to give i… https://t.co/zYNVnhZ16U

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@razaimranb "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble." "Samuel Johnson"

@sz_duras @f_sd why? this is the perennial english question… ever since Samuel Johnson, actually @Rykalski probably has the reference to hand

@Teresa_Hebebran “The greatest part of a writer’s time is spent in reading, in order to write; a man will turn over half a library… https://t.co/Hy5E50fZyw

@wisehealthywell "Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome." – Samuel Johnson #quote

@StarTranslation “Language is the dress of thought”. -Samuel Johnson. #Quotation #Sundaymood #Languages #translation #xl8 #t9n. https://t.co/gW3cuYpyKA

@InterestingFol1 Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome. – Samuel Johnson

@ponder68 Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble. -Samuel Johnson

@crimaiota "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble." (Samuel Johnson)

@AlisyaSadler Samuel Johnson “Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble.”

@RhinestonesEtc "Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last." Samuel Johnson #quotes

@HarbeerAhedi A man who uses a great many words to express his meaning is like a bad marksman who instead of aiming a single ston… https://t.co/ajnXn8AhTa

@BuchlerAlex @cliodiaspora Tanja, I hope you have reported this to the police. And, let’s remember what Samuel Johnson said: “… https://t.co/WT39emmchd

@BuchlerAlex @jp_dutch @VeroVero777 @cliodiaspora And “the last refuge of a scoundrel”, Samuel Johnson. #Patriotism

@yushi_shimada Samuel Johnson Quotes – The Quotations Page https://t.co/LIVEatlttQ

@charlyaztec Samuel Johnson "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble."

@mlshashikiran Samuel Johnson "Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble." #quoteoftheday #quotes

@EUGDPRToday It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust. – Samuel Johnson

@YourBoysTook E.B. Tylor, Elizabeth Fry, Barry Chuckle, Sophia Myles, Miles Dempsey, Samuel Johnson, can you hear me? Samuel John… https://t.co/pBL7Gx76hL

@AlexVixgeck @ShitpostBot5000 "Samuel Johnson reading the GNU manifesto", circa 1756.

@AstonishingCar 1785 The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson James Boswell 1st https://t.co/RWOf4mYi4V https://t.co/IfGefqjkxB

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