wholly or fully; completely or unreservedly: I am not entirely satisfied with the architect's design.
solely or exclusively.

1300–50; Middle English; see entire, -ly

1. totally, thoroughly.
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entirely (ɪnˈtaɪəlɪ)
1.  without reservation or exception; wholly; completely
2.  solely or exclusively; only

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Word Origin & History

mid-14c., from entire + -ly (2).
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Example sentences
To say the past completely defines the future is to eliminate the the evolution
  of entirely new forms.
The indifferent, rather cynical look which was on her face throughout the trial
  had entirely disappeared.
The first devices to be powered entirely by ambient energy are likely to be
  sensors, calculators and clocks.
The yellow-bellied marmot feeds entirely on green vegetation of many kinds.
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