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to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent ('whole' is often used informally for 'wholly')

without any others being included or involved

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By him the whole matter seemed entirely forgotten; and all the rest of his conversation, or rather talk, began and ended with himself and his own concerns.
Little as Catherine was in the habit of judging for herself, and unfixed as were her general notions of what men ought to be, she could not entirely repress a doubt, while she bore with the effusions of his endless conceit, of his being altogether completely agreeable.
Her own feelings entirely engrossed her; her wretchedness was most acute on finding herself obliged to go directly home.
She lived almost entirely alone; she read, she studied, she loved music.
He had said that he intended to stop at no means to obtain his freedom; even if Nastasia were to promise to leave him entirely alone in future, he would not (he said) believe and trust her; words were not enough for him; he must have solid guarantees of some sort.
To Nastasia's question as to what they wished her to do, Totski confessed that he had been so frightened by her, five years ago, that he could never now be entirely comfortable until she herself married.
The former is a salt which appears under the form of white crystals; when raised to a temperature of 400 degrees it is transformed into chlorure of potassium, and the oxygen which it contains is entirely liberated.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 21, 2005 - (JCN Newswire) - AIST has announced a technique to fabricate radio frequency (RF) ID tags entirely by printing.
Wholly occupied by former owner Verizon, who is planning to vacate almost entirely, the 1.2 million s/f building is a rare and yet daunting blank canvas.
Usually maximum data rates are seen with sequential data streams that are either entirely Read or entirely Write operations, and have data block sizes of 64 KBytes or larger.
As they were entirely without provisions and a number of them sick from exposure in the boats, four men volunteered to take one of the boats and go to Shumushiri [sic], where there is a Japanese settlement, for assistance.
Furthermore, Finnegan reaches conclusions about women's experiences and motivations that are not entirely supported by the available evidence.
His not entirely gloomy conclusion is that an awareness of these relationships may help us avoid their most pernicious consequences.
She credits The L Word, and with good reason: The TV show's 2004 season finale was set entirely around Dinah Shore Weekend.
There are folksy rejoinders about humility, for example, "The entire population of the world--with one minor exception--is composed entirely of others"; but there are also nuggets of wisdom rendered in memorable phrases, "Hurting people hurt others and are easily hurt by them." Far from a Pollyanna, Maxwell tempers his optimism with the knowledge that some people are difficult, and while kindness is required for them, lasting friendship is not.