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Synonyms for perfection
pərˈfɛk ʃənper·fec·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perfection

    Synonyms:
    perfectness, completion, consummation, wholeness, excellency

    Antonyms:
    imperfection, incompletion, imperfectness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. perfection, flawlessness, ne plus ultranoun

    the state of being without a flaw or defect

    Synonyms:
    beau ideal, flawlessness, ne plus ultra, paragon, idol

    Antonyms:
    imperfection, imperfectness

  2. paragon, idol, perfection, beau idealnoun

    an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept

    Synonyms:
    nonsuch, flawlessness, saint, nonesuch, apotheosis, paragon, idol, graven image, matinee idol, god, nonpareil, beau ideal, ideal, ne plus ultra

    Antonyms:
    imperfection, imperfectness

  3. perfectionnoun

    the act of making something perfect

    Synonyms:
    beau ideal, flawlessness, ne plus ultra, paragon, idol

    Antonyms:
    imperfectness, imperfection

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Editors Contribution

  1. excellence

    Submitted by davidb on March 14, 2019  
  2. triston

    triston means perfect

    that dress is triston.

    Submitted by 3965298 on May 30, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perfectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    perfectness, maturity, completion, consummation, wholeness, excellence

  2. perfectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    excellent quality

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perfectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    faultlessness, consummation, impeccability

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "perfection":

    perfect, perfecting

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How to use perfection in a sentence?

  1. Lydia Child:

    That man's best works should be such bungling imitations of Nature's infinite perfection, matters not much; but that he should make himself an imitation, this is the fact which Nature moans over, and deprecates beseechingly. Be spontaneous, be truthful, be free, and thus be individuals! is the song she sings through warbling birds, and whispering pines, and roaring waves, and screeching winds.

  2. Tom Sullivan:

    The balance here is speed vs. perfection, you don't have the time to wait for perfection to keep your doors open, the lights on and your employees paid.

  3. Salvador Dali:

    Have no fear of perfection -- you will never reach it.

  4. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Perfection seems sterile; it is final, no mystery in it; it's a product of an assembly line.

  5. E.C. Stedman:

    Poetry is an art, and chief of the fine arts; the easiest to dabble in, the hardest to reach true perfection.


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