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  • v. To travel from one end of something to the other.
  • v. To execute or carry out.
  • v. To examine or scrutinize (a number or series of things), especially in a regular order.
  • v. To enact or recite the entire length of (something).
  • v. To undergo, suffer, experience.
  • v. To wear out (clothing etc.).
  • v. To progress to the next stage of something.
  • v. To reach an intended destination after passing through some process.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. apply thoroughly; think through
  • v. go or live through
  • v. go across or through
  • v. eat immoderately
  • v. pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue


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