perfect synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term perfect:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. perfective, perfective tense, perfect, perfect tenseadjective

    a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)

    Synonyms:
    perfective aspect, perfective, perfect, perfect tense, perfective tense

    Antonyms:
    defective, blemished, inexact, flawed, faulty, mitigated, broken, imperfect, corrupt, corrupted, irregular, imperfectible

  2. perfectadjective

    being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish

    Synonyms:
    sodding(a), complete(a), thoroughgoing(a), staring(a), everlasting(a), utter(a), perfect(a), gross(a), consummate(a), unadulterated, arrant(a), stark(a), double-dyed(a), pure(a)

    Antonyms:
    flawed, corrupted, faulty, imperfectible, irregular, inexact, mitigated, imperfect, blemished, corrupt, defective, broken

  3. arrant(a), complete(a), consummate(a), double-dyed(a), everlasting(a), gross(a), perfect(a), pure(a), sodding(a), stark(a), staring(a), thoroughgoing(a), utter(a), unadulteratedadjective

    without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

    Antonyms:
    faulty, mitigated, defective, broken, corrupt, flawed, imperfect, blemished, corrupted, imperfectible, irregular, inexact

  4. perfectverb

    precisely accurate or exact

    Synonyms:
    sodding(a), complete(a), thoroughgoing(a), staring(a), everlasting(a), utter(a), perfect(a), gross(a), consummate(a), unadulterated, arrant(a), stark(a), double-dyed(a), pure(a)

    Antonyms:
    corrupted, corrupt, defective, imperfect, mitigated, blemished, irregular, imperfectible, inexact, faulty, broken, flawed

  5. perfect, honeverb

    make perfect or complete

    Synonyms:
    hone, perfect

    Antonyms:
    irregular, broken, mitigated, flawed, imperfect, blemished, imperfectible, inexact, faulty, corrupted, corrupt, defective

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perfect

    That is perfect to which nothing can be added, and from which nothing can be taken without impairing its excellence, marring its symmetry, or detracting from its worth; in this fullest sense God alone is perfect, but in a limited sense anything may be perfect in its kind; as a perfect flower; a copy of a document is perfect when it is accurate in every particular; a vase may be called perfect when entire and unblemished, even tho not artistically faultless; the best judges never pronounce a work of art perfect, because they see always ideal possibilities not yet attained; even the ideal is not perfect, by reason of the imperfection of the human mind; a human character faultlessly holy would be morally perfect tho finite. That which is absolute is free from admixture (as absolute alcohol) and in the highest and fullest sense free from imperfection or limitation; as, absolute holiness and love are attributes of God alone. In philosophical language, absolute signifies free from all necessary, or even from all possible relations, not dependent or limited, unrelated and unconditioned; truth immediately known, as intuitive truth, is absolute; God, as self-existent and free from all limitation or dependence, is called the absolute Being, or simply the Absolute. Compare INNOCENT; INFINITE; RADICAL.

    Synonyms:
    absolute, accurate, blameless, complete, completed, consummate, correct, entire, faultless, finished, holy, ideal, immaculate, sinless, spotless, stainless, unblemished, undefiled

    Antonyms:
    bad, blemished, corrupt, corrupted, defaced, defective, deficient, deformed, fallible, faulty, imperfect, incomplete, inferior, insufficient, marred, meager, perverted, poor, ruined, scant, short, spoiled, worthless

Editors Contribution

  1. simran

    out of this world

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perfectadjective

    Synonyms:
    complete, consummate, finished, excellent, capital, exquisite, without blemish, not defective, not deficient

  2. perfectadjective

    Synonyms:
    pure, holy, blameless, faultless, without sin

  3. perfectverb

    Synonyms:
    finish, complete, consummate, elaborate, make perfect, bring to perfection

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

ideal, flawless, fine, seamless, perfecting, excellent, perfection, -perfect, parfait, great, good, complete, perfected, consummate, faultless, dyeing, wonderful, impeccable, imperfect, perfectly



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