- of or relating to an algebraic system, as a field with an order relation defined on it, in which every set of elements of the system has a least upper bound.
- of or relating to a set in which every fundamental sequence converges to an element of the set.Compare fundamental sequence.
- (of a lattice) having the property that every subset has a least upper bound and a greatest lower bound.
verb (used with object), com·plet·ed, com·plet·ing.
Origin of complete
Synonyms for complete
Antonyms for complete
Related Words for completelyunconditionally, ultimately, perfectly, absolutely, fully, altogether, wholly, effectively, finally, utterly, thoroughly, quite, totally, comprehensively, competently, exclusively, extensively, unabridged, unanimously, conclusively
Examples from the Web for completely
Contemporary Examples of completely
Any plans to grow her exercise movement must, she insists, remain “completely organic.”How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze
January 9, 2015
Completed in 1953 and composed with standard line breaks and punctuation, the book was completely ignored upon submission.The Lost Novel of Nobel-Winner José Saramago
January 5, 2015
Cook, stirring often, for 10 minutes or until the sugar is completely dissolved and the mixture is smooth.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding
December 28, 2014
Then, right before last Christmas, she spent four months completely immersing herself in the role.Julianne Moore Is Oscar Gold in ‘Still Alice’
December 24, 2014
He argues persuasively that the decision to launch the attack was completely contrary to reason and good military judgment.Hitler’s Hail Mary
James A. Warren
December 20, 2014
Historical Examples of completely
Little Brown completely gave in, and we were obliged to leave him.
My horse was completely knocked up, and I was glad to be able to give him a rest.
The girl was completely mollified, though in much embarrassment.Within the Law
Perhaps this was because she had been taken so completely by surprise.In the Midst of Alarms
You always told me to keep my temper and I lost it completely.Her Father's Daughter
Word Origin for complete
late 14c.; see complete (adj.). Related: Completed; completing.