Thorough vs. Comprehensive
Difference Between Thorough and Comprehensive
Painstaking and careful not to miss or omit any detail.The Prime Minister announced a thorough investigation into the death of a father of two in police custody.He is the most thorough worker I have ever seen.The infested house needs a thorough cleansing before it will be inhabitable.
Broadly or completely covering; including a large proportion of something.When there are diametrically opposing views on a big issue that concerns millions of people, doing comprehensive research just makes sense.
Utter; complete; absolute.It is a thorough pleasure to see him beg for mercy.
(British) A comprehensive school.
including all or everything;comprehensive coveragea comprehensive history of the revolutiona comprehensive surveya comprehensive education
A furrow between two ridges, to drain off the surface water.
broad in scope;a comprehensive survey of world affairs
painstakingly careful and accurate;our accountant is thoroughthorough research
being the most comprehensive of its class;an unabridged dictionary
very thorough; exhaustively complete;an exhaustive studymade a thorough searchthoroughgoing research