Hindi translation of 'complement'
Word forms: complements, complementing, complemented
1. transitive verb /ˈkɒmplɪment ˈकॉम्प्लिमेन्ट्/
If people or things complement each other, they have different qualities which go well together.
Choose a dessert to complement your meal.
A written examination complements the practical test.
complemented by something
complement the menu/architecture/setting
perfectly complement something
2. countable noun /ˈkɒmplɪmənt ˈकॉम्प्लिमन्ट्/
Something that is a complement to something else has qualities which make the two things go well together.
Green wallpaper is the perfect complement to the light wood.
3. countable noun
In grammar, the complement of a link verb is an adjective group or noun group which comes after the verb and describes or identifies the subject. For example, in the sentence 'They felt very tired', 'very tired' is the complement.
complement or compliment?Be careful, it is easy to confuse these two words.If two things complement each other or are complementary, they combine well together.
If you compliment someone, you say something nice about them; a complimentary remark.
modern design features that complement the original style of the house
He complimented Tania on her cooking.
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Example Sentences Including 'complement'
Each of the personnel-carriers contained nine men, half its possible complement.Kara Kush
It amazed him still that Elaine was available to him, that she had recalled her womanhood to complement his insistent affection.Dansville
During the summer of 1989, Loro Parque was making moves to increase its complement of Spix's Macaws from two to four.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
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Translation of complement from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary