entire: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (en-tīr'), [key]
- having all the parts or elements; whole; complete: He wrote the entire novel in only six weeks.
- full or thorough: He has been given entire freedom of choice in this matter.
- not broken, mutilated, or decayed; intact: We were fortunate to find this relic entire.
- unimpaired or undiminished: His entire energies have gone into making the enterprise a success.
- being wholly of one piece; undivided; continuous: The entire mood of the symphony was joyful.
- without notches or indentations, as leaves.
- not gelded: an entire horse.
- wholly of one kind; unmixed or pure.
- the whole; entirety.
- an ungelded animal, esp. a stallion.
- entire (Thesaurus)