Definition of wholehearted
1 : completely and sincerely devoted, determined, or enthusiastic a wholehearted student of social problems
2 : marked by complete earnest commitment : free from all reserve or hesitation gave the proposal wholehearted approval
Examples of wholehearted in a sentence
The judges gave us their wholehearted approval.
<wholehearted praise for the novel by the leading critics>
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Synonym Discussion of wholehearted
WHOLEHEARTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wholehearted for English Language Learners
: having or showing no doubt or uncertainty about doing something, supporting someone, etc.
WHOLEHEARTED Defined for Kids
Definition of wholehearted for Students
: not holding back a wholehearted effort
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