Translation of complete in Spanish:


completo, adj.

Pronunciation /kəmˈplit//kəmˈpliːt/


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    • 1.1(entire)

      (set/edition) completo
      the complete and unabridged edition la edición completa / íntegra
      • the kit comes complete with tools and instructions el kit viene con las herramientas e instrucciones incluidas
      • he came dressed as a woodman, complete with axe vino vestido de leñador, con hacha y todo
      • Best wishes for a full and complete recovery from all the racing fans.
      • A complete list of abstracts is available on-line which gives the tenor of the whole proceedings.
      • The sway the song held over the spectators was full and complete.
      • I now intend to work to ensure my full and complete vindication of the charges as expeditiously as possible.
      • Less than half of the relevant anatomical terms are used with complete consistency by all workers.
      • Finally, I added a complete list of archived postings by category.
      • I'm anxious to get the annotating started but I won't do that until the list is complete.
      • If you're interested in seeing what else you can get for free, you can get the complete list here.
      • The complete list of banned items is printed on the backs of the tickets.
      • It was necessary to obtain complete buy-in from the faculty for any major curriculum reform.
      • If this aspect is to be fully woven into an analysis, it is necessary for a complete account of the series of exchanges in an interview to be available.
      • The military could keep all of these servicemembers on active duty for the complete term of their contract.
      • It is not necessary to produce a complete list, or a closer analysis here.
      • Do you have a complete and comprehensive report on your desk as to the full details of the operation?
      • If we are to be given statistics, they should be in full and complete, not edited highlights.
      • I'd rather scan the complete list of times and find the train I want to catch, not the train they think I want to catch.
      • A visit to the site would not be complete without a full tour of the available goodies at the online Giant Robot store.
      • But it will now be evident that he uses the term with complete consistency.
      • It breaks my heart to talk about it, but this list wouldn't be complete without its inclusion.
      • We highly recommend this book to those who seek a more complete glossary of parapsychological terms.
      • It may not be a complete list - but is probably so long that you won't be able to read every article.
      • Ask each firm that you are looking at for a complete client list going back no more than six years.
      • Let's forgive the generals if they decline to offer any intrepid reporter their full and complete trust.
      • In order to enjoy the game, it will be necessary to get the complete and official rules.
      • We are continuing to face resistance from fund managers in going towards full and complete disclosure.
      • I am not listing the complete contents because that would likely take more space than the review.
      • The entire community is not complete without those with disabilities.
      • After two complete bars, the entire band returns, now dearly playing in compound meter.
      • When imagery blends with sound, a poem has come full circle and becomes complete in itself.
      • They've come up with a more complete list than any of the mainstream media outlets.
      • However no list would be complete without a small list of the things I insist on leaving at home.
      • On a day like this though, the complete list is too long and it doesn't capture how much the situation has changed.
      • If you invest before July, it should be able to run for its complete term and you should get the full benefit.
      • Hopefully however, the popular Paul will make a full and complete recovery.
      • Elements of each of those explanations may well be necessary components of a complete picture, but they are insufficient.
      • The best decision-making processes use the most complete data set.
      • No list would be complete without the famous rail at Saint-Joseph's Oratory.
      • No Caribbean music list would be complete without the man credited with coining the word reggae.
      • We tried to do everything a professional news organization would do to give a full and complete story.
      • When buying an apartment, ask the co-op board for a complete list of all the musically inclined tenants.

    • 1.2(finished)

      when will the report be complete? ¿cuándo estará terminado / listo el informe?
      • They seem to be nearly complete through 2000-01.
      • With Youssou N'Dour's Egypt album on the stereo, the transformation is complete.
      • Investigations are not yet complete who exactly set the coach on fire.
      • When backfilling is almost complete, water to settle the soil around the roots.
      • Spirit says the changes will be complete by the end of the month.
      • With digital media such work can even look finished and complete.
      • It is anticipated that a report will be published once the entire process is complete.
      • It was only when the entire draft translation was complete that I had dared show it to him.
      • Just a few hours, and the entire affair would be complete, the artwork a masterpiece.
      • Once the entire section was complete and heavy traffic began to use the new bypass, people began to lodge claims.
      • A prolific football striker in school, D' Souza's transformation is now complete.
      • When the transformation was complete, the man had grown over a foot taller.
      • However they will not know whether the treatment is successful until the course is complete.
      • It is quite a relief to have it finished and complete - it's been on my mind since April.
      • Finally, I bagged up enough leaves to consider the task complete.
      • The blasting and rock removal scheduled to be complete was not finished.
      • The investigation should be complete by the end of this year, he said.
      • Once the entire adventure is complete on one title, players are then able to transfer saved data to the other and continue their quest.
      • I have been asked to limit my public comments until this investigation is complete.
      • He says it's not unusual that he's been recalled to Jakarta before his full term is complete.

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    (thorough, absolute)
    it was a complete disaster/failure fue un desastre/fracaso total
    • I made a complete fool of myself quedé como un verdadero idiota
    • it came as a complete surprise fue una auténtica / verdadera sorpresa
    • a complete waste of time una pérdida de tiempo total y absoluta
    • After dinner, he took me out to a movie and was a complete gentleman the entire time.
    • What poverty meant to the peasants was their virtually complete lack of money.
    • They hurl all kinds of abuse at refugees with complete disregard for the truth.
    • The entire parlor was in complete silence as I left and walked up the stairs.
    • However, from our point of view, it has been a complete nightmare in terms of the administration involved.
    • Of course our generation had complete respect for our elders and never ever gave cheek to them or annoyed them.
    • From start to finish they showed a complete lack of passion for a game which their supporters want to win most of all.
    • An almost complete stranger just asked her to hang with him and his friends.
    • So I have been the most complete idiot for the past week.
    • A single wasp brought an entire factory to a complete standstill after it was spotted on top of a forklift truck.
    • He and I, though, were complete opposites other than possessing similar looks.
    • The events of the past week came as a complete shock to the entire team, as one might expect.
    • Trips to the shops can be an assault course of complete strangers barracking her with queries over her triplet girls.
    • The study was, of course, a complete farce and didn't stand up to even the most basic examination of scientific methodology.
    • Even allowing for the vicissitudes of history, the complete disappearance of an entire scheme of state furniture is puzzling.
    • Here we were looking at the blazing sunshine of the entire weekend, a complete contrast to our present weather.
    • She seemed shocked to hear her name from an almost complete stranger.
    • There was, of course, complete silence on the role of blogs in exposing the scandal.
    • The other is the complete lack of finesse necessary to drive it.
    • This, of course, is a complete betrayal of decades of feminist agitation.

transitive verb

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    (building/education) acabar
    (education/building) terminar
    (sentence) cumplir
    when we have completed our investigations … cuando hayamos completado / concluido nuestras investigaciones …
    • Construction should begin in March 2003 and be substantially completed by September 2003.
    • This product completes the entire range of personal products the bank is planning to offer.
    • Horses not completing the full length of a gallop must not be pulled up to a standstill, but must at once walk off the gallop.
    • The works must be completed within nine months from taking possession of the property.
    • The only difference being that the lead carries on above your head and in fact completes a full arc.
    • The work is progressing at a steady rate and should be completed on schedule.
    • Students can complete training in nine to 12 months, depending on the program.
    • The US Census Bureau is finally completing what it started 116 years ago.
    • That is to say, randori provides the means to complete a painted dragon by filling in the eyes.
    • The project was finally completed in February 1943 and released the following month.
    • New distributors complete training that includes mentoring, classroom time, and business fundamentals.
    • A pilot project recently completed at Griffith University has tried something different.
    • The Chiefs of Staff Committee believed the operation could be completed within a month.
    • Fourteen ladies from this area have recently completed a ten-week course in preschool childcare.
    • Purchasers who are buying from plans should have their houses completed within three months.
    • Their son, a physician, is now completing his residency in Seattle.
    • He arrived in the Las Vegas with trademark glitz and glamour carrying all the cards to complete a full house.
    • Construction bids would be gathered next March, with the project completed by August 2005.
    • The carnival route will also be different this year with the processions starting in Canal Road, but stopping at Bythesea Road, rather than completing a full circle.
    • Once completed by June 2005, the facility would be equipped with a total of 12 modern pharma rooms.
    • Hennessey found that students who successfully completed a reading improvement course were more likely to be successful in college classes.
    • Davenport completed the finishing and other details on the metalwork.
    • The success of the second golf classic has provided adequate funds to complete this year's tasks.
    • A clean, cool finish completes the urbane, hip feel.
    • After the finish, crews completed a 23 km road section to the start of SS11.
    • Japan has just completed what are without question the most watched elections of the postwar era.
    • Students who successfully complete this course receive continuing education units from the University of Maryland University College.
    • She won after completing a full house in 39 numbers, fewer than anyone else throughout the country.
    • Jenkins has recently completed his general dentistry residency, and Davis and Hunt are completing their medical residencies.
  • 2

    (make whole)
    (collection/set) completar
    let me complete the picture deja que te termine de describir la situación
  • 3formal

    (fill in)
    (form/questionnaire) llenar
    (questionnaire/form) rellenar
    • Participants completed a short written questionnaire at the surgery.
    • Visitors are required to complete long questionnaires before being issued with an identity card.
    • At least two midwives from the hospital signed up for a flat at the full cost, completed the paperwork and believed they would be able to move in at the beginning of the month.
    • Women who remained convinced that they wanted to leave their child were provided with help in correctly completing the necessary papers to help the adoption process.
    • Further, regulations require medical history questionnaires to be completed by patients.
    • In certain actions, we may also enclose a pro forma attendance note for you to complete instead of a typed report.
    • Oppositon to post office closures in the Twickenham constituency was highlighted again this week as questionnaires and petitions were completed.
    • All participants signed the informed consent before completing the questionnaires.
    • Having completed the necessary paperwork, he was anxious to get back on the road and complete his deliveries.
    • All the participants were informed of the study aims and asked to sign an informed consent form and complete a standardized questionnaire.
    • They signed an informed consent form and completed a demographic questionnaire along with several instruments.
    • The first foray overseas will happen in May, when a week-long trip to Norway is being lined up once all the necessary paperwork is completed.
    • The participants completed their belief questionnaires prior to any contact with the experimenter.
    • The questionnaires were completed in late September, so the results should reflect the aftermath of the September 11 attacks.
    • The jurat to this affidavit was not properly completed.
    • In cases where parcels or registered mail were returned to post offices, he said that up to now a free service had been provided by completing the paperwork for people calling to the office to collect that post.
    • The form contains a series of boxes which the GP completes.
    • Please complete the enclosed questionnaire as this will enable us to take account of the needs of your club in the plan.
    • This would be of great benefit to the area so it is very important that the necessary survey forms are completed as soon as possible.
    • Open-ended written statements and questionnaires completed by faculty participants were also often used to evaluate faculty development activities.

intransitive verb


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    (in house purchases)
    • We also asked Mr Denman if his client was in a position to complete.
    • It stated that a copy of the agreement and side letter had been sent to the Claimant and that she would be able to complete when she had them back duly signed by the Claimant.
    • You informed me that you were satisfied with this position and it was sufficient for you to complete.
    • That is said to amount to an offer to complete, accepted by Mr Zeffman.
    • As it turns out I have a buyer for my property who wants to complete immediately instead of January as planned.
    • The tenant is given a certain time in which to complete.

    formalizar el contrato de compraventa