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 complete complete

adj

  • () having every necessary or normal part or component or step  ( complete )
    having every necessary or normal part or component or step
     a complete meal
    a complete meal
     a complete wardrobe
    a complete wardrobe
     a complete set of the Britannica
    a complete set of the Britannica
     a complete set of china
    a complete set of china
     a complete defeat
    a complete defeat
     a complete accounting
    a complete accounting
  • () perfect and complete in every respect; having all necessary qualities  ( consummate, complete )
    perfect and complete in every respect; having all necessary qualities
     a complete gentleman
    a complete gentleman
     consummate happiness
    consummate happiness
     a consummate performance
    a consummate performance
  • having come or been brought to a conclusion  ( complete, concluded, ended, terminated, all over, over )
    having come or been brought to a conclusion
     the harvesting was complete
    the harvesting was complete
     the affair is over, ended, finished
    the affair is over, ended, finished
     the abruptly terminated interview
    the abruptly terminated interview
  • without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers  ( arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, sodding, staring, stark, thorough, thoroughgoing, unadulterated, pure, utter )
    without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers
     an arrant fool
    an arrant fool
     a complete coward
    a complete coward
     a consummate fool
    a consummate fool
     a double-dyed villain
    a double-dyed villain
     gross negligence
    gross negligence
     a perfect idiot
    a perfect idiot
     pure folly
    pure folly
     what a sodding mess
    what a sodding mess
     stark staring mad
    stark staring mad
     a thorough nuisance
    a thorough nuisance
     a thoroughgoing villain
    a thoroughgoing villain
     utter nonsense
    utter nonsense
     the unadulterated truth
    the unadulterated truth
  • highly skilled  ( complete, accomplished )
    highly skilled
     an accomplished pianist
    an accomplished pianist
     a complete musician
    a complete musician
  • verb

  • () come or bring to a finish or an end  ( finish, complete )
    come or bring to a finish or an end
     He finished the dishes
    He finished the dishes
     She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree
    She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree
     The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours
    The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours
  • () bring to a whole, with all the necessary parts or elements  ( complete )
    bring to a whole, with all the necessary parts or elements
     A child would complete the family
    A child would complete the family
  • () complete or carry out  ( dispatch, complete, discharge )
    complete or carry out
     discharge one's duties
    discharge one's duties
  • () write all the required information onto a form  ( fill in, make out, complete, fill out )
    write all the required information onto a form
     fill out this questionnaire, please!
    fill out this questionnaire, please!
     make out a form
    make out a form
  • () complete a pass  ( nail, complete )
    complete a pass