What does Wholly mean?

Definitions for Wholly
ˈhoʊ li, ˈhoʊl liWhol·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wholly, entirely, completely, totally, all, altogether, whole(adverb)

    to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')

    "he was wholly convinced"; "entirely satisfied with the meal"; "it was completely different from what we expected"; "was completely at fault"; "a totally new situation"; "the directions were all wrong"; "it was not altogether her fault"; "an altogether new approach"; "a whole new idea"

Wiktionary

  1. wholly(Adverb)

    completely and entirely; to the fullest extent

  2. wholly(Adverb)

    exclusively and solely

  3. Origin: From the word holliche. See also whole and -ly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wholly(adverb)

    in a whole or complete manner; entirely; completely; perfectly

  2. Wholly(adverb)

    to the exclusion of other things; totally; fully

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wholly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4049

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wholly' in Adverbs Frequency: #279

How to pronounce Wholly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Wholly in sign language?

  1. wholly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wholly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wholly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Wholly in a Sentence

  1. The High Court:

    Ravindra Patil cannot be considered a wholly reliable witness.

  2. John Dowd:

    It's been an awful two years, in my opinion wholly unjustified.

  3. Sebastian Coe:

    The assumption that we are not sharing this information is wholly false.

  4. Elizabeth Bowen:

    Never to lie is to have no lock to your door, you are never wholly alone.

  5. G.K. Chesterton:

    A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.

Images & Illustrations of Wholly

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