Engelsk adverb: entirely
|1.||entirely to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||He was wholly convinced.|
Entirely satisfied with the meal.
It was completely different from what we expected.
Was completely at fault.
A totally new situation.
The directions were all wrong.
It was not altogether her fault.
An altogether new approach.
A whole new idea.
|Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)||all, altogether, completely, totally, whole, wholly|
|Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)||part, partially, partly|
|2.||entirely without any others being included or involved|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||Was entirely to blame.|
A school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children.
He works for Mr. Smith exclusively.
Did it solely for money.
The burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone.
A privilege granted only to him.
|Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)||alone, exclusively, only, solely|