Origin of entire
Examples from the Web for entire
You cannot take your eyes off her for the entire film, as she vamps about, chewing up scenery and spitting out hearts.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She had been, he says, the backbone of their family and losing her shifted their entire emotional landscape.
“The tribe is really made of people who put travel as a priority in their entire lifestyle,” says Evita.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
For nearly her entire life Beyoncé has been giving us her blood, sweat, and tears in her career.Bow Down, Bitches: How Beyoncé Turned an Elevator Brawl Into a Perfect Year|Kevin Fallon|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Stormfront crowd offers its own helpful political advice, not only for Scalise but also for the entire GOP.
That was a time of uncommon interest and excitement to the entire Nez Percé hunting village.Two Arrows|William O. Stoddard
Their entire success depends upon the careful measurement of ingredients, the mixing and the baking.Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book|Mary A. Wilson
Both of these elements govern a well-regulated household, and both should sway the political destinies of the entire human family.
Besides, some who came in sheeps clothing were not sheep, and gave false ideas of the entire flock.Dixie After the War|Myrta Lockett Avary
I am here for a purpose, a great purpose, with which you will be in entire sympathy.The Squirrel Inn|Frank R. Stockton
British Dictionary definitions for entire
- a complete item consisting of an envelope, postcard, or wrapper with stamps affixed
- on entire (of a stamp) placed on an envelope, postcard, etc, and bearing postal directions
Word Origin for entire
Word Origin and History for entire
late 14c., from Old French entier "whole, unbroken, intact, complete," from Latin integrum (nominative integer; see integer).