completely Definition

  • 1to the fullest extent or degree; totally
  • 2in a thorough or absolute manner

Using completely: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "completely" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    I completely forgot about our meeting.

  • Example

    The house was completely destroyed in the fire.

  • Example

    She completely changed her mind about the project.

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    He completely misunderstood what I said.

completely Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: completely in Brief

The adverb 'completely' [kəmˈpliːtli] means to the fullest extent or degree, or in a thorough or absolute manner. It is often used to emphasize the totality of something, as in 'The house was completely destroyed in the fire.' 'Completely' is an antonym of 'partially' and 'incompletely.'

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