compleat

adjective
com·​pleat | \ kəm-ˈplēt How to pronounce compleat (audio) \

Definition of compleat

: having all necessary or desired elements or skills : complete also : classic, quintessential

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Examples of compleat in a Sentence

a training course that transformed the former technophobe into the compleat computer geek almost overnight an exhaustive how-to guide for anyone planning the compleat wedding

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First Known Use of compleat

1526, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for compleat

archaic variant of complete in The Compleat Angler (1653) by Izaak Walton

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The first known use of compleat was in 1526

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Cite this Entry

“Compleat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compleat. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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