Definition of Complementary


  • either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)
    "yellow and blue are complementaries"
    - complementary color


  • acting as or providing a complement (something that completes the whole)
  • of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other
    "`male' and `female' are complementary terms"
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Word games points for the Complementary

  • Scrabble® score of the complementary (24)
  • Word Chums® score of the complementary (33)
  • Words With Friends® score of the complementary (29)

Unscramble complementary

1827 unscramble word found using the letters complementary.

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