Finish and Perfect


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Finish verb – To bring (something) to a state where nothing remains to be done.
Usage example: we should finish the painting of the house by tomorrow

Perfect is a synonym for finish in accomplish topic. In some cases you can use "Perfect" instead a verb "Finish", when it comes to topics like get done.
Nearby Words: finished, finis, finishing, finisher
Synonyms for Finish


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Perfect verb – To bring (something) to a state where nothing remains to be done.
Usage example: perfected the arrangements for their long-awaited European vacation

Finish is a synonym for perfect in accomplish topic. You can use "Finish" instead a verb "Perfect", if it concerns topics such as polish.
Nearby Words: perfection, perfectly, perfected, perfectionism, perfectionist
Synonyms for Perfect

Common collocations

project finish project perfect project
process finish process perfect process
rest finish rest perfect rest
spell finish spell perfect spell
Other nouns: songs.

Both words in one sentence

  • The first is the Infinity Facepaint, only awarded to those who finish the game with a perfect score or capture a small invisible animal and keep it alive until you finish the game.
  • Urban Legend of Zelda When the final game was released, multiple rumors sprouted that one had to beat the Hard Mode stages, finish every stage in a certain time, or finish every stage with a near-perfect or perfect score.
  • In other words, scoring well on this test requires finishing with less time remaining — a perfect score is reached if you finish with ten seconds or less remaining on the clock.
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