Definition of thro' in English:


preposition, adjective, & adverb

literary, informal
  • non-standard spelling of through
    • ‘Friendship, dearest creatures, will make at pleasure a safe bridge over the narrow seas; it will cut an easy passage thro' rocks and mountains, and make England and Italy one country.’
    • ‘I have to worry thro' thick and thin to get all my clothes, crockery, chairs, clock, and so on.’