to perfection


: in a way or to a degree that is exactly right
The steak was cooked to perfection.

Examples of to perfection in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Shaped from stoneware, this desktop organizing set is coated in a subtle reactive glaze and kiln-fired to perfection. Dominique Fluker, Essence, 8 Feb. 2024 Just about anything can be wrapped up in tin foil and tossed into the campfire to cook to perfection on the coals. Brandon Rasmussen, Idaho Statesman, 31 Jan. 2024 Although only a subtle switch up from the piece-y bangs she’s been showcasing recently, the effect of the extra fullness was notable, serving to frame her eyes and cheekbones to perfection and, of course, accentuate that megawatt smile. Georgia Day, Vogue, 29 Jan. 2024 Rick Henry styled Perry's hair to perfection and Kim Truong was in charge of nails. Hedy Phillips, Peoplemag, 22 Jan. 2024 Find it on Amazon This Body Brush To Exfoliate Fast Shower time just got a lot more fun with this Body Brush that will work to cleanse, massage, exfoliate, and pamper your skin to perfection. Kat Romero, Rolling Stone, 31 Jan. 2024 The concoction is then poured into a short glass over ice, then placed inside the bourbon box, where it’s smoked to perfection. Alicia Valenski, Charlotte Observer, 29 Jan. 2024 The chicken is coated and seasoned to perfection, and the honey sriracha adds just the right amount of sweet and heat. Blair Kerkhoff, Kansas City Star, 19 Jan. 2024 With that experience, Balogun has focused on creating long-lasting quality pieces that are tailored to perfection. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 16 Jan. 2024 See More

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“To perfection.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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