Sentence Examples


  • But Howie's abilities were wholly dependent on Quinn and his apparatus.
  • The sense he wasn't wholly of this world returned.
  • The effort, while commendable, was not wholly suc­cessful.
  • If 127 parts of iodine, which is an almost black solid, and loo parts of mercury, which is a white liquid metal, be intimately mixed by rubbing them together in a mortar, the two substances wholly disappear, and we obtain instead a brilliant red powder quite unlike the iodine or the mercury; almost the only property that is unchanged is the weight.
  • We can prepare, in the laboratory, a white powder that proves to be calcium carbonate, that is, it appears to be wholly composed of carbon dioxide and lime.

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