The state of being entire or complete; wholeness: To appreciate the poem, one must read it in its entirety.
The entire amount or extent; the whole: "We rarely remember the entirety of the plot” ( Anthony Burgess).
American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.