entirely entirely  /ɪn ˈtaɪ ər li/


  1. (adv) to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')
  2. (adv) without any others being included or involved


  1. The patient will neither look entirely like the donor nor entirely like her old self, with bone and soft tissue combining to form a third face entirely.
  2. Since the blog is written entirely in Japanese, you'll need to view the text through an online translator such as Google.
  3. Harvard's advice was direct: Get the butts entirely out, or at least make smoking unappealing.


  1. High school art students star in three-dimensional show

    A sculptural installation made entirely of cardboard, “The Garden: Real and Imagined” is the work of 16 high school art students who are strangers to one another, to the material they would use, and to the group process required to achieve their vision.        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Photo: Wrigley Field Replica Built Entirely Of Legos

    Patience and a steady hand. That's what must have gone into creating this replica of Wrigley Field, built entirely of Legos.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CBS Chicago

  3. Baseball-themed art built entirely of Legos on display at Louisville Slugger Museum

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A baseball-themed exhibit built entirely from Legos is attracting adults and children to the Louisville Slugger Factory and Museum.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune


  1. "I have every confidence that Gen. Mattis will respond to questions and speak publicly about the matters for which he is responsible in an entirely appropriate way," Gates said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: Wall Street Journal (blog)

  2. If and when a "further accounting" becomes necessary, Congress should look for ways an examination could be done in a bipartisan fashion "outside of the typical hearing process that can sometimes break down and break it entirely along party...
    on Apr 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: United Press International

  3. "Whether you succeed is entirely in your hands," Goodell wrote in the reinstatement letter. "Needless to say, your margin for error is extremely limited."
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Roger Goodell Source: True/Slant

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