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Synonyms for complement
ˈkɒm plə mənt; -ˌmɛntcom·ple·ment

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. complement

    Synonyms:
    completion, fulfilment, totality, supply, counterpart, correlative

    Antonyms:
    deficiency, deficit, insufficiency, abatement, detraction, defalcation, diminution, drawback

Princeton's WordNet

  1. complementnoun

    a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction

    Synonyms:
    full complement, accompaniment

  2. complementnoun

    a complete number or quantity

    "a full complement"

    Synonyms:
    full complement, accompaniment

  3. complement, full complementnoun

    number needed to make up a whole force

    "a full complement of workers"

    Synonyms:
    full complement, accompaniment

  4. complement, accompanimentnoun

    something added to complete or embellish or make perfect

    "a fine wine is a perfect complement to the dinner"; "wild rice was served as an accompaniment to the main dish"

    Synonyms:
    co-occurrence, full complement, accompaniment, support, attendant, backup, musical accompaniment, escort, concomitant

  5. complementnoun

    one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response

    Synonyms:
    full complement, accompaniment

  6. complementverb

    either of two parts that mutually complete each other

    Synonyms:
    full complement, accompaniment

  7. complementverb

    make complete or perfect; supply what is wanting or form the complement to

    "I need some pepper to complement the sweet touch in the soup"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. complementnoun

    Synonyms:
    full number, full quantity

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How to use complement in a sentence?

  1. Mike Nipper:

    We're different people, I'm from Mars and she's from Venus but our differences will always complement each other.

  2. Christian Leffler:

    The two processes complement each other and we very much welcome the step of the United States away from confrontation.

  3. Del Pino:

    It is a perfect complement of partners.

  4. Oklahoma City:

    It's not their full complement of players, and I think we continued to evolve and get better, i think we can hopefully learn and get better from this game. I still think, for us, it's about getting more consistent all the way through.

  5. Van Eenoo:

    That's why we are now investing in looking into blood concentration — dried blood spots, those kind of things — to complement urine, if we are looking at a zero tolerance policy which is important for most of the substances and especially those which are most performance-enhancing — steroids, EPO — then urine is the gold standard and will remain for quite a long time to come.

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Translations for complement

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  • تكملةArabic
  • допълвам, допълнение, добавкаBulgarian
  • complementarCatalan, Valencian
  • doplněk, doplnitCzech
  • ergänzenGerman
  • komplementoEsperanto
  • complementar, complemento, complementarseSpanish
  • täiendamaEstonian
  • komplementti, yhden komplementti, määre, täydennys, kahden komplementti, täydentää, attribuutti, täydennysväri, binäärikomplementti, vastaluku, predikatiivi, vastaväri, komplementtiväriFinnish
  • complémenter, compléter, complèteFrench
  • aachioneManx
  • השליםHebrew
  • पूरक हैंHindi
  • complementoItalian
  • 差集合, 補集合Japanese
  • aanvullen, volmakenDutch
  • dopełnienie, uzupełnieniePolish
  • complemento, [[ângulo]] [[complementar]]Portuguese
  • дополнение, дополнение до прямого угла, разность множеств, последовательность комплементарных оснований, дополнительный, комплемент, цветRussian
  • tekmil, tamamlama, tamamlamak, tekmil etmekTurkish
  • bổ thểVietnamese

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