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Complete in every way and having no faults or errors.

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Used as an adjective, listen here, it means: Complete in every way and having no faults or errors. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To bring to completion; To finish; To make flawless or faultless.

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Usage examples (36)
  • Life does not have to be perfect to be wonderful.
  • A perfect circle
  • perfect timing
  • perfect your French in Paris!
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  • ''perfect" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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