French translation of 'complete'
[change, surprise, disaster, failure] complet/ète
It’s a complete disaster. C’est un désastre complet.
a complete waste of time une perte de temps totale
complete with avec
to come complete with ... être pourvu(e) de ...
1. (= finish) [project, task, building] achever ⧫ terminer
2. (= conclude, seal) [sale, deal] conclure
3. (= fill in) [form] remplir
4. [outfit] parachever
A black silk tie completed the outfit. Une cravate en soie noire parachevait la tenue.
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Example Sentences Including 'complete'
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Those who enjoyed their hospitality will testify to the complete lack of side displayed by the couple.Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing (2006)
Each set is complete in itself but has to be linked to the others by one or more connections.Computers Basic Facts (1983)
During demolition work near Blackfriars he found two complete and forgotten prison cells.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Further surgery was an option but we decided to try complete bed rest.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
His distinction was rather that of a man of all-round understanding and complete integrity.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Selected companies were also asked to complete a questionnaire on their international activities.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Still; the findings did not make complete sense.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Supply chain placements are open to anyone who has completed two or more years at university.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
After more ice treatment she headed back to the baseline and fired the second serve that was necessary to complete the set.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
By this time he looked to be in complete control.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He has just completed two 90 minutes back to back.The Sun (2016)
He is close to becoming the complete all-round fighter.The Sun (2010)
It has been the year of complete control.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It tests the complete set of cricket skills.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Like their complete lack of conviction when it matters most.The Sun (2016)
Surely he won't complete the set.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They have vowed to use it as soon as testing is completed and the system is flawless.The Sun (2012)
But a return to full health will probably require a complete change in her lifestyle.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Groups of students completed personality tests and were given tasks requiring members to work together.The Sun (2011)
It will take two years to complete the deportation.The Sun (2016)
MY boyfriend makes me feel like a complete failure in bed.The Sun (2012)
Now, prepare for a complete change of pace.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Or, indeed, the almost complete lack of it.The Sun (2016)
They also completed two modified questionnaires usually used for booze or drug abuse.The Sun (2010)
They could no longer use explosives to complete the tunnel and were using mechanical tools.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
They make a complete mockery of the policy.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
This makes us a complete democracy.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We pay them more so we have complete control of their image rights.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
With smooth contours, it sits comfortably in the hand to give complete control.The Sun (2016)
This will give your small group a more complete understanding of what the original language depicted.Christianity Today (2000)
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'complete' in Other Languages
British English: complete /kəmˈpliːt/ ADJECTIVE
You use complete to emphasize that something is as great in extent, degree, or amount as it possibly can be.
The party came as a complete surprise.
- American English: complete
- Arabic: كَامِل
- Brazilian Portuguese: completo
- Chinese: 完全的
- Croatian: potpun
- Czech: naprostý
- Danish: hel
- Dutch: compleet
- European Spanish: completo
- Finnish: täysi valmis
- French: complet plein
- German: vollständig
- Greek: πλήρης
- Italian: completo
- Japanese: 全くの
- Korean: 완전한
- Norwegian: fullstendig
- Polish: kompletny
- European Portuguese: completo
- Romanian: absolut
- Russian: полный
- Spanish: completo
- Swedish: fullständig
- Thai: สมบูรณ์
- Turkish: tam
- Ukrainian: повний
- Vietnamese: đầy đủ
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Translation of complete from the Collins English to French Dictionary