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wholly meaning

EN[ˈhəʊ̯.li] [ˈhɒʊ̯.li] [ˈhɒʊ̯ɫ.li] [ˈhoʊ̯.li] [ˈhɒʊ̯ɫ.i] [-əʊli] [-əʊlli]
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    Definition of wholly in English Dictionary

  • Adverb
    1. Completely and entirely; to the fullest extent.
      1. Exclusively and solely.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • It will need the most exhilarating performance City have put together since the money started to pour in and the overwhelming evidence is that it looks wholly beyond them.
          • The pitchfork remains one of the hand tools that no invention can ever wholly replace, and I suppose that unborn generations of men will grow hornyhanded and weary in its use.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
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        Meaning of wholly for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "wholly" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb.
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