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1‘I have devoted my entire adult life to the pursuit of my ideals’
whole, complete, total, full
continuous, unbroken, uninterrupted, undivided
2‘the arch of one of the gates is entire’
intact, unbroken, undamaged, unharmed, unimpaired, unflawed, unscathed, unspoilt, unmutilated, unblemished, unmarked, perfect, inviolate, in one piece
3‘an ideological system with which he is in entire agreement’
absolute, total, utter, out-and-out, thorough, thoroughgoing, wholehearted
unqualified, unreserved, unmitigated, unmodified, unmixed, unalloyed, unrestricted, perfect, outright, pure, sheer
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