What does entirely mean?

Definitions for entirely
ɛnˈtaɪər lien·tire·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word entirely.

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"

  2. entirely, exclusively, solely, alone, only(adverb)

    without any others being included or involved

    "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"

Wiktionary

  1. entirely(Adverb)

    to the full or entire extent.

  2. entirely(Adverb)

    to the exclusion of others.

    This part of the park is used entirely by the workers, everyone else will have to go to the other side.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Entirely(adverb)

    in an entire manner; wholly; completely; fully; as, the trace is entirely lost

  2. Entirely(adverb)

    without alloy or mixture; truly; sincerely

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entirely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1531

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entirely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1634

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'entirely' in Adverbs Frequency: #138

How to pronounce entirely?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say entirely in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of entirely in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of entirely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of entirely in a Sentence

  1. David Lammy:

    I'll always be a critical friend of Jeremy's because I'm not entirely won over that the 'left' message is sufficient to win government in this country, the big question is whether a broader offer to the left is enough to win in England.

  2. Danny Russel:

    There is really nobody who does not want to see China held to account for the political coverup attempt, which slowed down international awareness and allowed the virus to spread. There is a resentment around the world, but I think you would be hard pressed to find a political leader in The United States or Europe who does not believe this anti-China push by The Trump administration is an entirely a political move. They are trying to deflect blame for the catastrophic incompetence of The Trump administration.

  3. Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Richelieu:

    Beneath the rule of men entirely great, The pen is mightier than the sword.

  4. Thomas Hundt:

    I very much hope that this year in 2019, we can bring 5G to commercial operation but ... it's not entirely on us, we are ready, we could start in a couple of weeks from a technique standpoint, no problem but we need obviously (a license from) the head of the government.

  5. Samah Hadid:

    The broader political message here is that authorities are signaling that they are the ones in charge of change, crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has presented Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman as a' reformer', but Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman promises of reform seem entirely superficial as the repression of human rights activists continues unabated.

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