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Definitions of "perfect"

  • Lacking nothing essential to the whole; complete of its nature or kind. adjective
  • Being without defect or blemish: a perfect specimen. adjective
  • Thoroughly skilled or talented in a certain field or area; proficient. adjective
  • Completely suited for a particular purpose or situation: She was the perfect actress for the part. adjective
  • Completely corresponding to a description, standard, or type: a perfect circle; a perfect gentleman. adjective
  • Accurately reproducing an original: a perfect copy of the painting. adjective
  • Complete; thorough; utter: a perfect fool. adjective
  • Pure; undiluted; unmixed: perfect red. adjective
  • Excellent and delightful in all respects: a perfect day. adjective
  • Botany Having both stamens and pistils in the same flower; monoclinous. adjective
  • Grammar Of, relating to, or constituting a verb form expressing action completed prior to a fixed point of reference in time. adjective
  • Music Designating the three basic intervals of the octave, fourth, and fifth. adjective
  • Grammar The perfect tense. noun
  • A verb or verb form in the perfect tense. noun
  • To bring to perfection or completion. verb-transitive
  • Fitting its definition precisely. adjective
  • Having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose. adjective
  • Thoroughly skilled or talented. adjective
  • Excellent and delightful in all respects. adjective

The word "perfect" in example sentences

Noah was a just man and perfect -- Job _perfect_ and upright.. [Sermons on Various Important Subjects]

_Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect_.. [Daily Strength for Daily Needs]

Where there is perfect harmony -- _perfect_, I say -- such a dislocation could not be.. [Sex and Common-Sense]

The perfect stem of the verb is formed in various ways, but may always be _found by dropping «-ī» from the first person singular of the perfect_, the third of the principal parts.. [Latin for Beginners]

From the works of Boethius (_circa_ 400) and others, he had derived and accepted the Pythagorean division of the scale, making thirds and sixths dissonant intervals; and so his perfect chord (from which our later triad gets its name of _perfect_) was composed of a root, fifth or fourth, and octave.. [Critical and Historical Essays Lectures delivered at Columbia University]

His obedience to His Father, and His Father's love to Him, is the perfect likeness of what goes on between a good son and a good father among men; only that it is _perfect_, because it is between a perfect Father and a perfect Son.. [Sermons for the Times]

I have heard teachers contend that a child will learn to write much faster by having an _inferior copy_, than by imitating one which is comparatively perfect; 'because,' say they, 'a pupil is liable to be discouraged if you give him a _perfect_ copy; but if it is only a little in advance of his own, he will take courage from the belief that he shall soon be able to equal it. '. [The Young Man's Guide]

Went to Lord H. 's -- party numerous -- _mi_lady in perfect good humour, and consequently _perfect_.. [The Works of Lord Byron: Letters and Journals. Vol. 2]

_Be you perfect, as your Father which is in Heaven is perfect_, is a plain. [Free and Impartial Thoughts, on the Sovereignty of God, The Doctrines of Election, Reprobation, and Original Sin: Humbly Addressed To all who Believe and Profess those Doctrines.]

_ideally_ perfect whole is certainly that whole of which the _parts also are perfect_ -- if we can depend on logic for anything, we can depend on it for that definition.. [A Pluralistic Universe Hibbert Lectures at Manchester College on the Present Situation in Philosophy]

"Went to Lord H. 's -- party numerous -- _mi_lady in perfect good humour, and consequently _perfect_.. [Life of Lord Byron, Vol. 2 (of 6) With His Letters and Journals]

The term "perfect storm" is overused now, but it is the perfect metaphor for the violent relationship between people and the environment today.. [William S. Becker: Can We Handle Nature's New Norm? Part 1]

With every scene we heard the word perfect more times than we heard the word amazing in the previous episodes.. [Hemanshu Nigam: The Bachelorette and The Illusion of Reality]

In the text, the term perfect, hath not a particular reference, but refers generally, to those who have been renewed by divine grace.. [Sermons on Various Important Subjects]

But the club had given Sprowl one hundred thousand dollars to perfect its title; and Sprowl had reported the title perfect, all proceedings ended, and the payment of one hundred thousand dollars to Amasa Munn, as guardian of the child of O'Hara, in full payment for the O'Hara claims to the club property.. [A Young Man in a Hurry and Other Short Stories]

The term perfect storm was used last year by the UK government's chief scientist, Professor John Beddington, to describe future shortages of energy, food and water.. [BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition]

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