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Antonyms for whole
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  1. whole

    Antonyms:
    partial, imperfect, incomplete, unsound, sick, impaired, diminished, fractional, divided, sectional

    Synonyms:
    total, entire, all, well, complete, sound, healthy, perfect, unimpaired, undiminished, integral, undivided, gross

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  1. wholenoun

    all of something including all its component elements or parts

    "Europe considered as a whole"; "the whole of American literature"

    Antonyms:
    half(a), diversified, fractional, injured, halfway, unhealthy, fragmentary, waist-length, half, divisional, fragmental, aliquot

    Synonyms:
    unit

  2. whole, unitadjective

    an assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity

    "how big is that part compared to the whole?"; "the team is a unit"

    Antonyms:
    fragmental, injured, divisional, unhealthy, diversified, fractional, aliquot, half, half(a), waist-length, halfway, fragmentary

    Synonyms:
    unit, social unit, unit of measurement, building block

  3. wholeadjective

    including all components without exception; being one unit or constituting the full amount or extent or duration; complete

    "gave his whole attention"; "a whole wardrobe for the tropics"; "the whole hog"; "a whole week"; "the baby cried the whole trip home"; "a whole loaf of bread"

    Antonyms:
    aliquot, unhealthy, divisional, halfway, waist-length, fragmental, fragmentary, half, injured, fractional, diversified, half(a)

    Synonyms:
    solid, hale, unharmed, unscathed, unanimous, unhurt

  4. wholeadjective

    (of siblings) having the same parents

    "whole brothers and sisters"

    Antonyms:
    diversified, injured, unhealthy, aliquot, divisional, half(a), halfway, fractional, fragmental, waist-length, half, fragmentary

    Synonyms:
    solid, hale, unharmed, unscathed, unanimous, unhurt

  5. unharmed, unhurt, unscathed, wholeadjective

    not injured

    Antonyms:
    half, halfway, injured, diversified, waist-length, fragmentary, fragmental, fractional, unhealthy, divisional, aliquot, half(a)

    Synonyms:
    hale, unharmed, unanimous, safe and sound, unhurt, solid, unscathed

  6. hale, wholeadjective

    exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health

    "hale and hearty"; "whole in mind and body"; "a whole person again"

    Antonyms:
    fractional, diversified, halfway, injured, fragmentary, aliquot, half, unhealthy, half(a), fragmental, waist-length, divisional

    Synonyms:
    solid, hale, unharmed, unscathed, unanimous, unhurt

  7. solid, unanimous, wholeadverb

    acting together as a single undiversified whole

    "a solid voting bloc"

    Antonyms:
    half(a), half, waist-length, divisional, fragmentary, injured, fractional, aliquot, unhealthy, diversified, fragmental, halfway

    Synonyms:
    self-colored, unhurt, hale, unharmed, consentient, consentaneous, self-coloured, substantial, unanimous, upstanding, hearty, satisfying, solid, square, firm, strong, unscathed

  8. wholly, entirely, completely, totally, all, altogether, wholeadverb

    to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')

    "he was wholly convinced"; "entirely satisfied with the meal"; "it was completely different from what we expected"; "was completely at fault"; "a totally new situation"; "the directions were all wrong"; "it was not altogether her fault"; "an altogether new approach"; "a whole new idea"

    Antonyms:
    unhealthy, waist-length, fragmental, half(a), divisional, injured, fragmentary, fractional, halfway, diversified, half, aliquot

    Synonyms:
    all in all, altogether, all told, on the whole, solely, tout ensemble, entirely, completely, totally, in all, exclusively, wholly, all, only, alone

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wholeadjective

    Synonyms:
    all, total, entire, intact, complete, inviolate, integral, unbroken, unscathed, unabridged

  2. wholenoun

    Antonyms:
    part, portion, fraction, disintegration

    Synonyms:
    sum, total, totality, all, aggregate, gross, integral

How to use whole in a sentence?

  1. Linda Birnbaum:

    Maybe Whole Foods's something that we all as consumers need to think about, is Whole Foods more important to have PFAS wrappings on our food to prevent grease soaking through ? Or do we just accept that as something that we deal with ?

  2. Alexis karpouzos:

    Every flower and insect, every bird, and all the creatures that live upon the land and swim within the rivers and seas, are part of the Tree of Life. You are connected to the whole of life. Whatever happens to the myriad forms of life in the world around you, has a direct affect on you.

  3. Lou Stoppard:

    I think everyone in fashion can acknowledge that the current fashion show set up isn't sustainable, or conducive to creativity journalists and buyers now spend practically their whole year trekking around the world what with the rise of cruise/resort shows.

  4. Chandrakant Lahariya:

    Earlier, individuals were affected, but today whole families are contracting Covid.

  5. Tim Dixon:

    There is a tendency I think for the whole nature of the political polarization to become so distasteful that there's a large number of people who are just stepping back from it altogether and just sort of don't want to choose a side.

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