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Synonyms for perfection
pərˈfɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perfection, flawlessness, ne plus ultra(noun)

    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 ideal(noun)

    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. perfection(noun)

    the act of making something perfect

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

    Antonyms:
    imperfectness, imperfection

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perfection

    Synonyms:
    perfectness, completion, consummation, wholeness, excellency

    Antonyms:
    imperfection, incompletion, imperfectness

Editors Contribution

  1. excellence

    Submitted by davidb on March 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perfection(n.)

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

  2. perfection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    excellent quality

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perfection(n)

    Synonyms:
    faultlessness, consummation, impeccability

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    perfect, perfecting

How to pronounce perfection?

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How to say perfection in sign language?

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How to use perfection in a sentence?

  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    To accomplish the perfect perfection, a little imperfection helps.

  2. Eugene Delacroix:

    Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.

  3. Lois McMaster Bujold:

    I don't confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow isthe higher achievement.

  4. Feltham:

    The hooting fowler seldom takes much game. When a man has a project in his mind, digested and fixed by consideration, it is wise to keep it secret till the time that his designs arrive at their despatch and perfection. He is unwise who brags much either of what he will do or what he shall have, for if what he speaks of fall not out accordingly, instead of applause, a mock and scorn will follow him.

  5. Robert South:

    Action is the highest perfection and drawing forth of the utmost power, vigor, and activity of man's nature.


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