Definition Of complete


(often used for emphasis) to the greatest extent or degree; total.

a complete ban on smoking

finish making or doing.

he completed his Ph.D. in 1983

having all the necessary or appropriate parts.

a complete list of courses offered by the college

make (something) whole or perfect.

he only needed one thing to complete his happiness

Example Of complete

  • A complete list of abstracts is available on-line which gives the tenor of the whole proceedings.

  • A prolific football striker in school, D' Souza's transformation is now complete .

  • A single wasp brought an entire factory to a complete standstill after it was spotted on top of a forklift truck.

  • A visit to the site would not be complete without a full tour of the available goodies at the online Giant Robot store.

  • All the participants were informed of the study aims and asked to sign an informed consent form and complete a standardized questionnaire.

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