from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The state of being entire or complete; wholeness: To appreciate the poem, one must read it in its entirety.
  • n. The entire amount or extent; the whole: "We rarely remember the entirety of the plot” ( Anthony Burgess).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. wholeness; fullness; the whole.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being entire; completeness.
  • n. That which is entire; the whole.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being entire or whole; wholeness; completeness: as, entirety of interest.
  • n. That which is entire; an undivided whole.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the state of being total and complete


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