acme of perfection

acme of perfection
peak of perfection, best of the best

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • acme of perfection — index paragon Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • perfection — n. 1) to achieve, attain perfection 2) the acme of perfection 3) to perfection (cooked to perfection) * * * [pə fektʃ(ə)n] attainperfection the acme of perfection to achieve to perfection (cooked to perfection) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Perfection — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Perfection >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 perfection perfection Sgm: N 1 perfectness perfectness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 indefectibility indefectibility Sgm: N 1 impeccancy impeccancy impeccability GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • acme — Synonyms and related words: Olympian heights, acme of perfection, aerial heights, all, apex, apogee, apotheosis, authority, authorization, be all and end all, beau ideal, best type, blue ribbon, brow, cap, capstone, ceiling, championship, climax …   Moby Thesaurus

  • perfection — Synonyms and related words: absoluteness, accomplishment, accuracy, achievement, acme, acme of perfection, aesthetic proportions, archetype, arete, attainment, attention to fact, beauties, beautification, belle tournure, bodily charm, bodily… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • perfection — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Flawlessness Nouns 1. perfection, perfectness, indefectibility; impeccancy, impeccability, faultlessness, excellence. See goodness, completion, improvement. 2. paragon; [beau] ideal, paradigm; nonpareil; …   English dictionary for students

  • acme — ac|me [ˈækmi] n [Date: 1500 1600; : Greek; Origin: akme point, highest point ] the acme of sth formal the best and highest level of something ▪ the acme of perfection …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • acme — noun the acme of formal the best and highest level of something: the acme of perfection …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • acmé — [ akme ] n. m. ou f. • 1751; gr. akmê « partie aiguë d un objet » ♦ Didact. 1 ♦ Vx Phase de la maladie où les symptômes morbides sont au plus haut degré d intensité. 2 ♦ (v. 1930) Apogée, moment du plus grand développement. ⇒ zénith. L acmé d une …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • perfection — [n] achievement, completeness accomplishment, achieving, acme, arete, completion, consummation, crown, ending, entireness, evolution, exactness, excellence, excellency, exquisiteness, faultlessness, finish, finishing, fulfillment, ideal, idealism …   New thesaurus