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throughout

Pronunciation: /θruːˈaʊt/

Translation of throughout in Spanish:

preposition/preposición

  • 1 (all over) she was famous throughout Europe/the world era famosa en toda Europa/en todo el mundo or en el mundo entero there were notices throughout the building había avisos por todo el edificio
  • 2 (in time) it rained continuously throughout the afternoon/the weekend llovió sin parar (durante) toda la tarde/todo el fin de semana throughout her/his career a lo largo de toda su carrera

adverb/adverbio

  • 1.1 (all over) totalmente the house is carpeted throughout la casa está totalmente alfombrada 1.2 (in time) desde el principio hasta el fin she listened in silence throughout escuchó en silencio desde el principio hasta el fin his behavior throughout was irreproachable su conducta nunca dejó de ser intachable

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