[ɔːl] or [ɔl]


(adj.) completely given to or absorbed by; 'became all attention' .

(adj.) quantifier; used with either mass or count nouns to indicate the whole number or amount of or every one of a class; 'we sat up all night'; 'ate all the food'; 'all men are mortal'; 'all parties are welcome' .

Checked by Angelique--From WordNet


(a.) The whole quantity, extent, duration, amount, quality, or degree of; the whole; the whole number of; any whatever; every; as, all the wheat; all the land; all the year; all the strength; all happiness; all abundance; loss of all power; beyond all doubt; you will see us all (or all of us).

(a.) Any.

(a.) Only; alone; nothing but.

(adv.) Wholly; completely; altogether; entirely; quite; very; as, all bedewed; my friend is all for amusement.

(adv.) Even; just. (Often a mere intensive adjunct.)

(n.) The whole number, quantity, or amount; the entire thing; everything included or concerned; the aggregate; the whole; totality; everything or every person; as, our all is at stake.

(conj.) Although; albeit.

Checked by Flossie

Synonyms and Synonymous

a. The whole of, every one of, every part of.

ad. Altogether, entirely, completely, wholly, quite.

n. Whole, total, totality, aggregate, every thing.

Typed by Elbert

Synonyms and Antonyms

SYN:Whole, complete, entire, total, every, integral, perfect, full

ANT:{[(preceding)]?}, Some, part

Editor: Pasquale


Editor: Pasquale


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