Meaning of PERFECT in English

adj. Function: adjective


Synonyms: WHOLE 1, entire, flawless, intact, sound, unblemished, unbroken, undamaged, unimpaired, uninjured

Antonyms: imperfect

2 being entirely without flaw and meeting supreme standards of excellence FF1C; a ballerina whose technique was perfect FF1E;

Synonyms: absolute, flawless, fleckless, impeccable, indefectible, note-perfect, unflawed; compare CONSUMMATE 1

Related Words: excellent; consummate; expert, finished, masterful, masterly

Contrasted Words: defective, faulty, flawed; deficient, inadequate, wanting; unfinished, unpolished; unsound

Antonyms: imperfect

3 precisely appropriate or right FF1C; found the perfect gift for him FF1E;

Synonyms: ideal, model, very

Related Words: needed, required, requisite; appropriate, fit, proper, right, suitable; exact, express, precise

Idioms: being just the thing

Contrasted Words: foolish, inappropriate, undesirable, unsuitable


Synonyms: PURE 2, absolute, sheer, simple, unadulterated, unalloyed, undiluted, unmitigated, unmixed, unqualified


Synonyms: WHOLE 3, choate, complete, entire, full, integral

Related Words: consummate


Synonyms: UTTER , absolute, complete, consummate, downright, gross, outright, positive, rank, unmitigated

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.