Betekenis van:
on the whole

on the whole
    • with everything considered (and neglecting details)



    1. On the whole, the event was successful.
    2. The party was, on the whole, successful.
    3. The whole family frowned on the match.
    4. On the whole, the result was unsatisfactory.
    5. On the whole, the Japanese are conservative.
    6. Come on, tell us the whole story!
    7. His paper was, on the whole, satisfactory.
    8. Englishmen are, on the whole, conservative.
    9. The whole experiment was recorded on film.
    10. The building looks down on the whole town.
    11. The weather this week has been good on the whole.
    12. The play went very well on the whole.
    13. On the whole I am satisfied with the result.
    14. On the whole I am satisfied with the experiment.
    15. My opinion is on the whole the same as yours.