Definition of 'perfection'
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Trained to perfection -- to breaking point -- I was bound to fracture sooner or later. CHAMELEON (2002)Two full terms on undercover duties requires the highest degree of perfection. RIOT (2002)The glass sparkled with brilliant new patterns of information almost geometric in their perfection. THE BROKEN GOD (2002)
For this reason she never knew how to give any account of the way to obtain perfection. RIDDLE ME THIS (2002)
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Translations for 'perfection'
British English: perfection /pəˈfɛkʃən/ NOUN
Perfection is the quality of being perfect.
...fresh fish, cooked to perfection.
- American English: perfection
- Arabic: كَمَالٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: perfeição
- Chinese: 尽善尽美
- Croatian: savršenstvo
- Czech: dokonalost
- Danish: perfektion
- Dutch: perfectie
- European Spanish: perfección
- Finnish: täydellisyys
- French: perfection
- German: Perfektion
- Greek: κρουστά
- Italian: perfezione
- Japanese: 完璧
- Korean: 완벽
- Norwegian: perfeksjon
- Polish: doskonałość
- European Portuguese: perfeição
- Romanian: perfecțiune
- Russian: совершенство
- Spanish: perfección
- Swedish: perfektion
- Thai: ความสมบูรณ์แบบ
- Turkish: mükemmellik
- Ukrainian: досконалість
- Vietnamese: sự hoàn thiện
Definition of perfection from the Collins English Dictionary
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