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entirely

adverb uk   /ɪnˈtaɪə.li/ us    /-ˈtaɪr-/
B2 completely: I admit it was entirely my fault. The company is run almost entirely by middle-aged men.
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in Korean 완전히…
in Arabic بِشَكْل كامِل…
in Portuguese totalmente, completamente…
in Catalan totalment…
in Japanese 全く…
in Italian completamente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全, 徹底, 完整地…
in Russian полностью, совершенно…
in Turkish bütünüyle, tamamıyla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全, 彻底, 完整地…
in Polish całkowicie, w pełni…
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