Share this entry


American English: /ˈmɑn(t)i/
British English: /ˈmɒnti/


(British English) [colloquial]
  • 1 (everything) to go the full monty
    ir por todas [colloquial]
    ir a por todas (Spain) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • I'm not certain whether shareholders can expect the full monty through their letterboxes, but they might think about clearing a space just in case.
    • I was going for the really basic medical check, rather than the full monty, mainly as it was the cheapest option.
    • It had hairpin bends and was in the blaze of the midday sun - the full monty as far as mountains go.
  • 2 (total nudity) to do the full monty
    quedar(se) en cueros [colloquial]
Definition of monty in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: