Translation of "whole" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /həʊl/ us /hoʊl/

A2 complete, including every part

全体の, 全部の
She spent the whole afternoon studying.
noun uk /həʊl/ us /hoʊl/
the whole of…

B1 all of something

全~, ~の全体
His behaviour affects the whole of the class.
She went to every class for the whole of the semester.
on the whole

B1 generally

大体, 一般に
On the whole we’re very happy.
as a whole

when considered as a group and not in parts

The population as a whole is getting healthier.

(Translation of “whole” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)