Definitions for totally
ˈtoʊt l ito·tal·ly
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word totally.
wholly, entirely, completely, totally, all, altogether, wholeadverb
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"
The car was totally destroyed in the crash.
That was totally wicked!
That was totally not what happened.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Wholly; fully; completely.
Etymology: from total.
The sound interpreters expound this image of God, of natural reason; which, if it be totally or mostly defaced, the right of government doth cease. Francis Bacon, holy War.
Charity doth not end with this world, but goes along with us into the next, where it will be perfected: but faith and hope shall then totally fail; the one being changed into sight, the other into enjoyment. Francis Atterbury, Sermons.
Totally is an adverb that is used to emphasize a statement, description, or response, indicating that it is absolutely or completely the case without any doubt. It can also reference the whole amount or extent of something.
in a total manner; wholly; entirely
Totally Plc is a publication company that has an international portfolio of publications and online services that target the world's Jewish communities. It is listed on London's Alternative Investment Market, has offices in London, Boston and Tel Aviv. Totally owns and operates: ⁕Jewish News, serves London ⁕The Jewish Advocate, serves Greater Boston ⁕TotallyJewish.com
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Rank popularity for the word 'totally' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1984
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'totally' in Written Corpus Frequency: #981
Rank popularity for the word 'totally' in Adverbs Frequency: #153
The numerical value of totally in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of totally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
I'm grateful to you. If it weren't for you, I'd be in Cicely right now and I'd still be running that rat race, still locked in that commute. I'd be totally stressed, I'd be totally ignorant of what my life could be. I'm happier now than I've ever been.
This administration is totally colorblind.
The real Charley Robinet is in France apparently living a totally normal life and totally unaware his identity had been stolen years and years ago.
The reason that truth is stranger than fiction is that fiction has to have a rational thread running through it in order to be believable, whereas reality may be totally irrational.
Look, Hillary Clinton is not Bill Clinton, but what Bill Clinton did was totally, totally, totally disgraceful and unacceptable. But I am running against Hillary Clinton, not Bill Clinton.
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- totalmentCatalan, Valencian
- gu lèirScottish Gaelic
- पूरी तरह सेHindi
- sama sekaliIndonesian
- totalmente, completamenteItalian
- به یهکجاریKurdish
- volledig, totaal, helemaalDutch
- helt klartNorwegian
- مکمل طور پرUrdu
- hoàn toànVietnamese
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