Definition of Complement


  • either of two parts that mutually complete each other
  • one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response
  • something added to complete or embellish or make perfect
    "a fine wine is a perfect complement to the dinner"
    "wild rice was served as an accompaniment to the main dish"
  • number needed to make up a whole force
    "a full complement of workers"
    - full complement
  • a complete number or quantity
    "a full complement"
  • a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction


  • make complete or perfect
    supply what is wanting or form the complement to
    "I need some pepper to complement the sweet touch in the soup"
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Word games points for the Complement

  • Scrabble® score of the complement (18)
  • Word Chums® score of the complement (28)
  • Words With Friends® score of the complement (24)

Unscramble complement

241 unscramble word found using the letters complement.

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