• Giant Raft. In the background is a completed raft; in the foreground a cradle in which a raft is being built
    Giant Raft. In the background is a completed raft; in the foreground a cradle in which a raft is being built
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj completed successfully completed or brought to an end "his mission accomplished he took a vacation","the completed project","the joy of a realized ambition overcame him"
    • adj completed caught "a completed forward pass"
    • adj completed (of a marriage) completed by the first act of sexual intercourse after the ceremony
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Appearance of House When Complete Appearance of House When Complete
The Wardrobe Complete The Wardrobe Complete
Book Trough Complete Book Trough Complete
Serving Table Complete Serving Table Complete
Complete Stand Complete Stand
Arm Chair Complete Arm Chair Complete
Complete Wall Shelf Complete Wall Shelf
Completed Pedestal Completed Pedestal


  • Robert E. Lee
    “The education of a man is never complete until he dies.”
  • Marquis De Sade
    “The majority of pop stars are complete idiots in every respect.”
  • William S. Burroughs
    “I think the ideal situation for a family is to be completely incestuous.”
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    “If you surrender completely to the moments as they pass, you live more richly those moments.”
  • Josh Billings
    “There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.”
  • English Proverb
    English Proverb
    “Education begins a gentleman, conversation completes him.”


In literature:

We have now a humble little animal that first produces complete anaesthesia in its patient.
"The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
Twice that Church remained completely victorious.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Porter Hall was completed and occupied in the spring of 1883.
"Tuskegee & Its People: Their Ideals and Achievements" by Various
Although believed to be both suitable and feasible, the requirements for the attainment of an end are not yet completely established.
"Sound Military Decision" by U.s. Naval War College
The world all around was sharp-cut clear and the dice was completely in his control.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
Wasting of the muscles and oedema of the limb often delay the complete restoration of function.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
I must turn to my 'Complete Letter-Writer.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
There is, moreover, no likelihood that these distinctions will ever be completely abolished.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
It was begun in 1816, opened in 1831, and completed in 1842.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
The work which was begun by superiority in war was completed by pre-eminence in civilisation.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke

In poetry:

In him a holiness complete,
Light and perfections shine;
And wisdom, grace, and glory meet;
A Saviour all divine.
"The True Aaron" by John Newton
Life is completer
Through his control;
Living made sweeter
Even through dole,
Hearing Love's metre
Sing in the soul.
"One Day And Another: A Lyrical Eclogue – Part IV" by Madison Julius Cawein
No upstart hero may usurp
That honoured swinging seat;
His seasons pass with pipe and glass
Until the tale's complete.
"The General Elliott" by Robert Graves
I mind me how her smile was sweet
And how her look was gay.
O, she was laughter, joy complete!
And can she now be clay?
"Can It Be?" by Manmohan Ghose
Ah! let me not, with heavy eye,
This dying scene survey!
Haste Winter! Haste! usurp the sky;
Complete my bower's decay.
"Verses, To William Lyttleton, Esq." by William Shenstone
She sitteth at the Master's feet
In motionless employ;
Her ears, her heart, her soul complete
Drinks in the tide of joy.
"Mary" by George MacDonald

In news:

Gordon graduated from Loma Linda University Medical School in California and completed an anesthesia residency at Western Reserve Care System in Youngstown, Ohio.
San Antonio novelist and comic book writer David Liss just revealed his latest sequential art venture and it's something very completely different.
Grace Anglican Church will prepare and provide a complete Thanksgiving dinner at 319 West Sycamore Street in Mt Washington for anyone in the community who would like to join attend.
Wind tower sales in Manitowoc rise as developers rush to complete projects.
The Falcon 9 is designed to withstand such an engine loss and still complete its mission, SpaceX officials said.
However, the real excitement began after the spacewalkers had completed their tasks.
Fisheries crews have completed their annual salmon spawning operation on Lake Sakakawea after collecting 1.5 million eggs, easily surpassing their goal of 900,000.
Walmart, which completed the investment, said this additional investment "will help Yihaodian continue its growth, and better positions Walmart to serve Chinese customers through e-commerce".
Austin Peay student Tracee Gruskiewicz is completing a 1,900-mile cross-country benefit run that took her through Trigg County over the weekend.
Once you've completed a test, go to page 2 to find out how you did—and what your results mean.
NASA's Aquarius instrument has successfully completed its commissioning phase and is now "tasting" the saltiness of Earth's ocean surface, making measurements from its perch in near-polar orbit.
The rehab project at Aragon 's Wastewater Treatment Plant is complete.
On Sept 13, the Arbutus Business and Professional Association celebrated the completion of the Leeds Avenue repaving project and the beginning of the East Drive repaving project with County Executive.
Rand completes sports medicine exam Scott E Rand, MD, Vermillion, has successfully completed the American Board of Family Practice Sports Medicine Examination and will be awarded a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine .
The view of St Lucia's dramatic twin Pitons is so striking from this part of the island that architect Nick Troubetzko designed suites with one wall completely open to the views while still allowing for complete privacy.

In science:

Let (N , ∇N ) be a n-dimensional compact and complete affine manifold, then there exists a complete affine structure (N ′ , ∇N ′ ) defined on a finite galois cover N ′ of N , and a non trivial affine map f : (N ′ , ∇N ′ ) → (N1 , ∇N1 ).
Non abelian cohomology: the point of view of gerbed tower
Since D is complete in the topology induced by the filtration piD, EndZp (D) is complete in the topology induced by the filtration pi EndZp (D).
On linearity of finitely generated R-analytic groups
Though we defer a complete formulation until Chapter 7, a rough but almost complete statement of our main large deviations result is the following.
Random Surfaces
We have checked that the complete expression of the LL and YS first order gradient terms coincide exactly for forward scattering, but not for lateral scattering; whether or not the two methods are completely equivalent to this order is left as an open question; for more details see .
Large amplitude spin waves in ultra-cold gases
We consider the free-energy difference between the sv -interfaces in the complete wetting (cw) state and the frustrated-complete wetting (f cw) state, the origin of which lies completely in the range of distances between l and infinity from the substrate.
Transition temperatures and contact angles in the sequential-wetting scenario of n-alkanes on (salt) water