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Meaning of “wholly” in the English Dictionary

"wholly" in British English

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whollyadverb

uk   /ˈhəʊl.li/  us   /ˈhoʊl-/
C2 completely: I wasn't wholly ​convinced by her ​explanation. That's a wholly different ​issue. a ​machine that is wholly British-made

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(Definition of wholly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wholly" in American English

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whollyadverb

 us   /ˈhoʊl·li/
completely: I didn’t ​think her ​explanation was wholly ​truthful.
(Definition of wholly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wholly”
in Arabic بِشَكْل كامِل…
in Korean 전적으로…
in Portuguese totalmente…
in Catalan totalment…
in Japanese 全く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全地, 全部地…
in Turkish tamamen, bütünüyle, bütün olarak…
in Russian совершенно, совсем…
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全地, 全部地…
in Italian del tutto…
in Polish całkowicie…
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