Is it correct to say: "sell/send/distribute throughout the United States."? The idea is that the person/firm sends/sells/distributes something to every city in the United States. I really want to use 'throughout' and I'm not sure which verb is suitable in that case.

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    You have the correct idea. This person sells products throughout the United States.
    – Kasey
    Jan 19 '18 at 4:20
  • Can I use the other verbs as well? Or 'to sell' is the only option here? Jan 19 '18 at 7:10
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    You can use almost any verb that refers to an activity which can occur in multiple places. They sang throughout the US. Are you looking for synonyms for sell? Jan 19 '18 at 12:58
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    @Tᴚoɯɐuo No, I'm not looking for a synonym of "sell." I wasn't sure if all verbs (send/distribute) could be used with "throughout the United States." If it sounds natural to say, e.g. "we distribute throughout the United States". Sometimes you can use a verb in a sentence, but then you realized nobody speaks/writes like that. Jan 20 '18 at 3:13

Throughout the United States means everywhere in the United States. It works with any verb that might reasonably be used with that meaning. There are no special requirements for verbs to work with throughout.

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