1. uncastrated adult male horse;
[syn: stallion, entire]
1. constituting the full quantity or extent; complete;
- Example: "an entire town devastated by an earthquake"
- Example: "gave full attention"
- Example: "a total failure"
[syn: entire, full, total]
2. constituting the undiminished entirety; lacking nothing essential especially not damaged;
- Example: "a local motion keepeth bodies integral"- Bacon
- Example: "was able to keep the collection entire during his lifetime"
- Example: "fought to keep the union intact"
[syn: integral, entire, intact]
3. (of leaves or petals) having a smooth edge; not broken up into teeth or lobes;
4. (used of domestic animals) sexually competent;
- Example: "an entire horse"
[syn: entire, intact]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Entire \En*tire"\, a. [F. entier, L. integer untouched, undiminished, entire; pref. in-, negative + the root of tangere to touch. See Tangent, and cf. Integer.] 1. Complete in all parts; undivided; undiminished; whole; full and perfect; not deficient; as, the entire control of a business; entire confidence, ignorance. [1913 Webster] That ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing. --James i. 4. [1913 Webster] With strength entire and free will armed. --Milton. [1913 Webster] One entire and perfect chrysolite. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Without mixture or alloy of anything; unqualified; morally whole; pure; faithful. [1913 Webster] Pure fear and entire cowardice. --Shak. [1913 Webster] No man had ever a heart more entire to the king. --Clarendon. [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot.) (a) Consisting of a single piece, as a corolla. (b) Having an evenly continuous edge, as a leaf which has no kind of teeth. [1913 Webster] 4. Not gelded; -- said of a horse. [1913 Webster] 5. Internal; interior. [Obs.] --Spenser. Syn: See Whole, and Radical. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Entire \En*tire"\, n. 1. Entirely. "Too long to print in entire." --Thackeray. [1913 Webster] 2. (Brewing) A name originally given to a kind of beer combining qualities of different kinds of beer. [Eng.] "Foker's Entire." --Thackeray. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
101 Moby Thesaurus words for "entire": absolute, admitting no exception, aggregate, all, all-embracing, all-inclusive, all-out, categorical, clear, compacted, complete, comprehensive, concatenated, conclusive, consolidated, continuous, decided, decisive, definite, definitive, determinate, developed, downright, exhaustive, explicit, express, final, fixed, flat, flat-out, full, full-fledged, full-grown, full-scale, global, gross, holistic, implicit, inappealable, inclusive, indisputable, intact, integral, integrated, inviolate, mature, matured, omnibus, one, one and indivisible, out-and-out, outright, peremptory, perfect, plenary, positive, ripe, round, solid, sound, straight, straight-out, thorough, total, unabbreviated, unalloyed, unbroken, uncircumscribed, unconditional, unconditioned, uncut, undamaged, undiminished, undivided, undoubting, unequivocal, unexceptional, unexpurgated, unhampered, unhesitating, unhurt, unified, unimpaired, uninjured, uninterrupted, universal, unlimited, unmarred, unmistakable, unmitigated, unmixed, unqualified, unquestioning, unreserved, unrestricted, unscathed, unwaivable, utter, whole, without exception, without reserve