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Meaning of wholly by Wiktionary Dictionary

wholly


    Alternative forms

    Etymology

    From the Middle English word holliche. See also whole and -ly .

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: ˈhoʊ.li
    • Homophone: holey, holy
    • Rhymes: -əʊli, -əʊlli

    Adverb

    wholly ( not comparable )

    1. completely and entirely; to the fullest extent
    2. exclusively and solely

    Antonyms



Explanation of wholly by Wordnet Dictionary

wholly


    Adverb
    1. to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent

    2. he was wholly convinced