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Whole meaning

whole - 8 dictionary results

  1. 1. all of something including all its component elements or parts; " Europe considered as a whole"; " the whole of American literature"
  2. 2. Containing the total amount, number, etc.; comprising all the parts; free from deficiency; all; total; entire; as, the whole earth; the whole solar system; the whole army; the whole nation.
  3. 3. Complete; entire; not defective or imperfect; not broken or fractured; unimpaired; uninjured; integral; as, a whole orange; the egg is whole; the vessel is whole.
  4. 4. Possessing, or being in a state of, heath and soundness; healthy; sound; well.
  5. 5. The entire thing; the entire assemblage of parts; totality; all of a thing, without defect or exception; a thing complete in itself.
  6. 6. A regular combination of parts; a system.
  7. 7. All; entire; complete: sound.
  8. 8. The entire thing; totality.

whole - examples of usage

  1. I don't believe he ever give me a minute's care in his whole life. - "A Hazard of New Fortunes, Part Fifth", William Dean Howells.
  2. " Wait a minute," he answered, " and I'll tell you the whole business. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. The whole business was settled. - "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.
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