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every whit

Definition of every whit in English:

Wholly: my mother was fond of her and I shall be every whit as fond
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  • Navigating successfully through these novel assumptions will take every whit of mature perspective and human relations expertise that US military leaders can muster.
  • But the Genevan church showed itself every whit as masterful and dogmatic as its Roman rival, and its actions were equally justified by an appeal to Divine authority.
  • Elvis made more money but Boots Roots was every whit as successful.
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