in toto

[in toh-toh]


in all; completely; entirely; wholly.

toto caelo

[toh-toh kahy-loh; English toh-toh see-loh]

adverb Latin.

by the entire extent of the heavens; diametrically. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for toto

in toto


totally; entirely; completely
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Word Origin and History for toto

Latin ablative singular (masc. and neuter) of totus "whole, entire" (see total).

in toto

Latin, "as a whole, completely" (see total).

toto caelo

Latin, literally "by the whole heaven."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Culture definitions for toto

in toto

[(in toh-toh)]

Totally or completely: “We reject your demands in toto.” From Latin, meaning “in all.”

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