Examples of perfection in a Sentence
She has achieved a rare perfection in her playing.
His poetry is pure perfection.
Recent Examples of perfection from the Web
Akvavit Theatre’s latest is a Danish comedy set in a salon where women strive for perfection.
And the split-top roll was grilled to perfection (funny how such a seemingly small thing can yield such great pleasure).
Only four ingredients required! Poached atop a salmon benedict. Folded into a fluffy cheese-and-mushroom omelet. Scrambled to perfection.
Financial markets, with high equity valuations and low bond yields, are currently priced for perfection.
That unrelenting work ethic and quest for perfection fueled Enberg, whose life will be celebrated in a public ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday inside of Petco Park — the site of his final full-time role as the play-by-play voice of the Padres.
Junior Nila Blackford was dominant during the second half and Manual executed a triangle-and-two defense to perfection to rally past Sacred Heart 55-52 in the championship game of the Class Act Seventh Region Tournament at Valley.
Hebard, the can't-miss kid from Fairbanks, set a new standard for perfection by extending her three-game shooting streak to 30 consecutive field goals without a miss for the No.
Order and Experimentation The front yard is all carefully manicured—Grubb spends at least 15 minutes a day pruning and adjusting—and hand-watered, a place for perfection.
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Origin and Etymology of perfection
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
PERFECTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of perfection for English Language Learners
: the state or condition of being perfect
: the act of making something perfect or better : the act of perfecting something
: something that cannot be improved : something that is perfect
PERFECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of perfection for Students
- It was impossible for anybody to throw with such consistent perfection.
- —Madeleine L'Engle, A Wrinkle in Time
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