What does perfection mean?

Definitions for perfection
pərˈfɛk ʃənper·fec·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perfection, flawlessness, ne plus ultra(noun)

    the state of being without a flaw or defect

  2. paragon, idol, perfection, beau ideal(noun)

    an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept

  3. perfection(noun)

    the act of making something perfect

Wiktionary

  1. perfection(Noun)

    The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing requisite is wanting; entire development; consummate culture, skill, or moral excellence; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence; maturity; as, perfection in an art, in a science, or in a system; perfection in form or degree; fruits in perfection.

  2. perfection(Noun)

    A quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal; faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence.

    What tongue can her perfections tell? -

  3. perfection(Noun)

    To perfection, in the highest degree of excellence; perfectly; as, to imitate a model to perfection.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Perfection(noun)

    the quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing requisite is wanting; entire development; consummate culture, skill, or moral excellence; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence; maturity; as, perfection in an art, in a science, or in a system; perfection in form or degree; fruits in perfection

  2. Perfection(noun)

    a quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence

  3. Perfection(verb)

    to perfect

  4. Origin: [F. perfection, L. perfectio.]

Freebase

  1. Perfection

    Perfection is, broadly, a state of completeness and flawlessness. The term "perfection" is actually used to designate a range of diverse, if often kindred, concepts. These concepts have historically been addressed in a number of discrete disciplines, notably mathematics, physics, chemistry, ethics, aesthetics, ontology, and theology.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perfection in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perfection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of perfection in a Sentence

  1. Josh Stein:

    They were priced to perfection.

  2. Gustave Flaubert:

    Perfection is the enemy of the good.

  3. H. Jackson Jr. Brown:

    Strive for excellence, not perfection.

  4. Edgar Quinet:

    The perfection of art is to conceal art.

  5. Aristotle:

    Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.

Images & Illustrations of perfection

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