Definition of thoroughness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈθʌrənəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈθɜːroʊnəs//
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  1. 1great attention to detail; care that is taken to do something completely I was impressed by the thoroughness of the report.
  2. 2the quality of doing things very carefully and with great attention to detail I admire his thoroughness.