Examples of entirety in a Sentence
the entirety of an estate
I wish that I could find a card for Valentine's Day that expresses the entirety of my love.
Recent Examples of entirety from the Web
DeYoung will perform the album in its entirety at 8 p.m. Friday (that would be 7-7-17) at the Arcada Theatre in St. Charles.
But lower courts in Maryland and Hawaii blocked these provisions in their entirety.
The order never took effect; within hours, lower courts had stayed it in its entirety.
The live show, which begins streaming at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, will air online during the entirety of the first round of the draft.
The end was nigh by the mid-'80s, however, when Route 66 had been replaced almost in its entirety by five soul-crushing interstates.
The presence of fossilized skin can’t be taken as an indication that the preservation of these animals was pristine, or completely represents the entirety of their external appearance.
The event will re-air in its entirety at 6 p.m. ET and 9 p.m. ET.
The show isn’t a recap of the album in its entirety, either.
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First Known Use of entirety
ENTIRETY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of entirety for English Language Learners
: the whole or total amount of something
ENTIRETY Defined for Kids
Definition of entirety for Students
: the whole or total amount the entirety of the treasure
Legal Definition of entirety
1 : the state of being entire or complete in its entirety
2 : an undivided whole; specifically : an interest in real property that cannot be divided — compare moiety
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