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thro

or thro'

[throo]
preposition Archaic.
  1. through.
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Examples from the Web for thro

Historical Examples of thro

  • They clashed after them thro the river like a pack of otters.

    The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor

    Stephen Cullen Carpenter

  • Rather than either of them should escape, shoot him thro' the head.

    City Crimes

    Greenhorn

  • Thro' the chinks I seed 'em huntin', huntin', huntin', all day long.

    The Conquest

    Eva Emery Dye

  • All thro spite and malice is noted as if it were what was recited.

  • Thro' this defile, as it was quite shady, they agreed to walk.

    Emmeline

    Charlotte Turner Smith


Word Origin and History for thro

contraction of through.

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