completion

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noun com·ple·tion \kəm-ˈplē-shən\

Definition of completion

  1. 1 :  the act or process of completing <his completion of graduate school>

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being complete <Her second novel is near completion.>

  3. 3 :  a completed forward pass in football

Examples of completion in a sentence

  1. He will receive his degree upon completion of his studies.

  2. The quarterback has 11 completions in 20 attempts for 80 yards.

Origin and Etymology of completion

see 1complete


First Known Use: 1657



COMPLETION Defined for English Language Learners

completion

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noun com·ple·tion \kəm-ˈplē-shən\

Definition of completion for English Language Learners

  • : the act or process of completing or finishing something : the state of being complete or finished

  • American football : a forward pass made to a teammate who catches it


COMPLETION Defined for Kids

completion

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noun com·ple·tion \kəm-ˈplē-shən\

Definition of completion for Students

  1. :  the act or process of making whole or finishing :  the condition of being whole or finished



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