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pronunciation:
awl
parts of speech:
adjective, pronoun
phrases:
at all
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: adjective
definition: the whole thing of something or every one of some kind of thing.
I waited all week for her telephone call.All babies cry sometimes.
synonyms:
complete, entire, every, total, whole
antonyms:
no, none
similar words:
universal
 
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: each of the people or things being talked about.
The boat carrying ten passengers sank, but all were saved.
synonyms:
everybody, everyone, everything, whole
antonyms:
none
definition 2: the total number or total amount of something
All of the children liked the new teacher.They finished all of their work.
synonyms:
each, everything
antonyms:
none
phrase: at all
Homophone Note
Are you looking for the word awl (a tool for making holes)? All and awl sound alike but have different meanings.