HyperDic: all

English > 3 senses of the word all:
ADJECTIVEallallquantifier
allallcompletely given to or absorbed by
ADVERBallall, wholly, entirely, completely, totally, altogether, whole, rightcompletely
all > pronunciation
Soundsao'l
Rhymesalbuterol ... windfall: 100 rhymes with aol...
English > all: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningquantifier; used with either mass or count nouns to indicate the whole number or amount of or every one of a class.
Examples
  • "we sat up all night"
  • "ate all the food"
  • "all men are mortal"
  • "all parties are welcome"
Narrowereach(used of count nouns) every one considered individually
every(used of count nouns) each and all of the members of a group considered singly and without exception
everyEach and all of a series of entities or intervals as specified
every last(used as intensive) every
Oppositenoquantifier
somequantifier
Spanishtodo
English > all: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCompletely given to or absorbed by.
Example"became all attention"
BroadercompleteHaving every necessary or normal part or component or step
Spanishtodo
English > all: 3 senses > adverb 1
MeaningCompletely.
Synonymswholly, entirely, completely, totally, altogether, whole, right
Oppositepartially, partly, part, in partIn part
Spanishcabalmente, completamente, enteramente, todo, totalmente
Catalancompletament, totalment, tot

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