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entire

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of entire

  1. 1 not divided or scattered among several areas of interest or concern this matter is important, so please give me your entire attention Synonyms of entire all, concentrated, whole, exclusive, focused (also focussed), undividedWords Related to entire absolute, complete, full, lump, teetotal, thorough, total, unadulterated, unalloyed, unqualified, utter; comprehensive, intact, integral, perfect, unbrokenNear Antonyms of entire deficient, fragmental, fragmentary, halfway, incomplete, partialAntonyms of entire diffuse, divided, scattered

  2. 2 not lacking any part or member that properly belongs to it the entire team needs to be present for the photograph Synonyms of entire compleat, comprehensive, complete, full, grand, intact, integral, perfect, plenary, total, wholeWords Related to entire unabridged, uncut, undiminished; all-out, exhaustive, extensive, maximal; full-blooded, full-blown, full-bore, full-fledged, full-on, full-out, full-scaleNear Antonyms of entire abbreviated, abridged, cut, diminished, reducedAntonyms of entire imperfect, incomplete, partial

Synonym Discussion of entire

whole, entire, total, all mean including everything or everyone without exception. whole implies that nothing has been omitted, ignored, abated, or taken away.
    • read the whole book
entire may suggest a state of completeness or perfection to which nothing can be added.
    • the entire population was wiped out
total implies that everything has been counted, weighed, measured, or considered.
    • the total number of people present
all may equal whole, entire, or total.
    • all proceeds go to charity

entire

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of entire

  1. to a full extent or degree a shocking revelation that would destroy entire the false little world that she had carefully constructed for herself Synonyms of entire all, all of, all over, altogether, clean, completely, dead, enough, fully, entirely, even, exactly, fast, flat, full, heartily, out, perfectly, plumb [chiefly dialect], quite, soundly, thoroughly, through and through, totally, utterly, well, wholly, wideWords Related to entire absolutely, categorically, cold, downright, hands down, plain, stone, stone-cold, unqualifiedly; basically, by and large, chiefly, generally, largely, mainly, more or less, mostly, overall, predominantly, predominately, primarily, principally, substantially; abundantly, copiously, generously, greatlyNear Antonyms of entire barely, hardly, just, kind of, marginally, minimally, scarcely, slightly, superficially; approximately, roughly, somewhatAntonyms of entire half, halfway, incompletely, part, partially, partly



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