[ thur-oh, thuhr-oh ]

adjective, adverb
  1. an informal, simplified spelling of thorough.

Words Nearby thoro Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use thoro in a sentence

  • So Cronos took an iron sickle and mutilated Ouranos in such a way, enfin, as to divorce him a thoro.

    Modern Mythology | Andrew Lang
  • Once a week give it a more thoro washing, scrubbing all parts with a brush.

    Mechanical Devices in the Home | Edith Louise Allen
  • All James had got for his activities in bringing his action was a divorce a mensa et thoro, that is, "from bed and board."

    The Magnificent Montez | Horace Wyndham
  • Louis got a demand for separation a mensa et thoro, formulated by Madame de Montespan, brought before the Chtelet.

    Princes and Poisoners | Frantz Funck-Brentano
  • Whether he obtained from his wife a divorce de thoro, is not handed down.

    Mr. Midshipman Easy | Captain Frederick Marryat