from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or characterized by a highly developed or wide-ranging skill or proficiency: "The compleat speechwriter ... comes to anonymity from Harvard Law” ( Israel Shenker).
- adj. Being an outstanding example of a kind; quintessential: "Here was the compleat modern misfit: the very air appeared to poison him; his every step looked treacherous and hard won” ( Stephen Schiff).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to finish; to make done; to reach the end.
- v. to make whole or entire.
- adj. with everything included; entire, total.
- adj. quintessential.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An obsolete spelling of complete.
Variant of complete.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)