Entire in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Entire

(sometimes postpositive) Whole; complete. | (botany) Having a smooth margin without any indentation. | (botany) Consisting of a single piece, as a corolla.

Short Example Sentences for Entire

  • 1. I have not told the entire dream. 🔊
  • 2. The entire area supports rainforest. 🔊
  • 3. They are adequate for the almost entire protection of life and of apparatus. 🔊
  • 4. Schofield got hold of our entire plans in regard to this uprising. 🔊
  • 5. This she speedily accomplished, destroying the entire battery. 🔊
  • 6. Archibald accepted these answers in silence, but with entire incredulity. 🔊
  • 7. In life the entire snake was uniform bright green; the eye was yellow. 🔊
  • 8. A fourth of the entire stock was composed of books of Catholic theology. 🔊
  • 9. To the after mortification of her entire life, Joan could not move. 🔊
  • 10. The entire loss of the Union squadron was but 36 killed and 135 wounded. 🔊
  • 11. Subscriptions received only for the entire work of Twenty-four Parts. 🔊

How to use Entire in Sentences?

  • 1. Look at a plan of the entire school floor with all of the rooms and the corridor. 🔊
  • 2. This extends upwardly and then forwardly throughout the entire length of the magnet core. 🔊
  • 3. This it does by capillary action, as the mercury spreads over the entire surface of the zinc. 🔊
  • 4. They were pretty dreary books, for there was not a bad boy in the entire bookcase. 🔊
  • 5. A tablespoonful poured on a cow-chip and rolled down a dog hole will asphyxiate the entire family. 🔊
  • 6. They not only tended an entire family for $25 a year, but furnished the medicines themselves. 🔊
  • 7. The reaction may be so great, indeed, as to produce an entire shipwreck of his faith. 🔊
  • 8. The entire royal army, save that portion in charge of the seized vessels, was in attendance. 🔊
  • 9. But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse. 🔊
  • 10. In the original text, the entire Table of Contents was printed in italic typeface. 🔊
  • 11. The latter could not be replaced entire without sending to the city for some of the missing letters. 🔊
  • 12. Nothing short of entire insensibility could have deflected my thoughts from that all-absorbing issue. 🔊
  • 13. This extraordinary circumstance is only to be accounted for by an entire lack of presence of mind in the confusion, or by absolute treachery. 🔊
  • 14. The entire sleeve portion of the cord circuit becomes grounded as soon as the plugs are inserted in the jacks of such a line. 🔊
  • 15. The rain was falling, if possible, more heavily than before, and had evidently set in for the entire night. 🔊
  • 16. He was undoubtedly an asset, for the entire party hung on his words and relied upon him to see that they missed nothing of interest. 🔊
  • 17. The spark gap is not uniform over the entire surface of the block but is made wedge-shaped by grinding away the line carbon as shown. 🔊
  • 18. The entire selecting function of the Roberts system is performed by this simple piece of apparatus at each station. 🔊
  • 19. I took down the pail, seeming to take down an entire chorus of singing water witches with it, and retraced my steps to the house. 🔊
  • 20. He said yesterday that he would not publish the quartets here; I told him it was a matter of entire indifference to me. 🔊
  • 21. The wall type of sectional switchboard is so arranged that the entire structure may be swung out from the wall, as indicated in Fig. 🔊
  • 22. Quotations of an entire line, or more, of verse, are begun on a fresh line and centered, but need not be enclosed in quotation marks. 🔊
  • 23. He was a fearless, honest, loyal, and simple-hearted soldier, who served the nation with entire fidelity and devotion. 🔊
  • 24. Their approach, however, had been discovered, and the entire militia of the district, mustering eight hundred, advanced against them. 🔊