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whole

adjective

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1 not divided or scattered among several areas of interest or concern
  • You'll need to put your whole effort into this project.
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2 enjoying health and vigor
  • whole and happy again after months of recuperation
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in fine fettle, in shape, in the pink

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3 not lacking any part or member that properly belongs to it
  • The puzzle isn't quite whole, but close enough.
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perfect, whole, entire, intact mean not lacking or faulty in any particular. perfect implies the soundness and the excellence of every part, element, or quality of a thing frequently as an unattainable or theoretical state.
    • a perfect set of teeth
whole suggests a completeness or perfection that can be sought, gained, or regained.
    • felt like a whole person again after vacation
entire implies perfection deriving from integrity, soundness, or completeness of a thing.
    • the entire Beethoven corpus
intact implies retention of perfection of a thing in its natural or original state.
    • the boat survived the storm intact

whole

noun

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a complete amount of something
  • The landlord eventually refunded the whole of our deposit.
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grand total, the whole bit, the whole kit and caboodle, the whole nine yards, the whole shebang

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net


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