Translation of perfect in Spanish:


perfecto, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈpərfɪkt//ˈpəːfɪkt/


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    • 1.1Linguistics

      (tense) perfecto
      • It has seven vowels, it has no perfect tenses, it is chock-a-block with suffixes and its syntax is baroque.
      • First, it is relevant to the formation of the perfect tense in many European languages.

    • 1.2Mathematics

      (number) perfecto
      • He who affirms that all perfect numbers end with the figure 6 or 8 are right.
      • In an early number theory paper he proved that there is no odd perfect number with fewer than four distinct prime factors.
      • The ninth, tenth, and eleventh perfect numbers were found after the twelfth was discovered.
      • Many mathematicians were interested in perfect numbers and tried to contribute to the theory.
      • Prior to publishing, he also found an upper bound on the least prime divisor of an odd perfect number.

    • 1.3Music

      (pitch/interval/cadence) perfecto

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    • 2.1(precise, exact)

      (copy/circle) perfecto
      the dress was a perfect fit el vestido le (/ me etc. ) quedaba perfecto
      • He had taught her to shoot with perfect accuracy when she was just a girl, and she wouldn't let him down.
      • A car pulls into the lot, disturbing the perfect circles made by the ripples.
      • The Moon's orbit about the common center of gravity between Earth and the Moon is not quite a perfect circle.
      • All of her attacks struck with perfect accuracy but had very little effect on him.
      • We cannot know the mind of the creator with sufficient certainty to predict this with perfect accuracy.
      • Each member of the team has a precise role, and perfect timing is crucial - the winner of the field gun is decided by hundredths of a second.
      • Heck, even some of the tutorial levels require perfect timing and performance to clear.
      • His ripples in broadcasting are perfect circles - once again, he has to fetch the coffee for the old guard of breakfast radio.
      • When he regained his balance, he found a fist flying towards him with perfect accuracy.
      • Again, she left him impressed with her precise aim and perfect measuring of her distance.
      • She took a piece of chalk, and drawing, freehand, she drew an almost perfect circle on the floor.
      • It's a seemingly simple movement, but requires perfect form to be effective.
      • With perfect precision he swerved in between cars and into the other lane.
      • I blew out puffs of smoke, watching as they came out as perfect circles and then dissolved into nothing.
      • The number of the card is zero, which when drawn is a perfect circle.
      • Hence the well-known depictions of the human frame with the arms and legs outstretched to meet the circumference of a perfect circle.
      • These deposit themselves with perfect precision on a gold-coated silicon substrate.
      • You cannot measure both the position and the momentum of any particle with perfect accuracy.
      • I spun in a complete circle, delivering mortal wounds to all of them with perfect precision.
      • Dan knew that it would require the perfect timing for everything to work and go off without a hitch.

    • 2.2(faultless)

      (accent/performance) perfecto
      (accent/performance) impecable
      (teeth/complexion/eyesight) perfecto
      (husband/host/gentleman) perfecto
      this watch keeps perfect time este reloj funciona perfectamente
      • he speaks perfect French habla francés perfectamente / a la perfección
      • I'm in perfect health estoy perfectamente bien de salud
      • in perfect condition en perfectas condiciones
      • I'm not/the world isn't perfect no soy/el mundo no es perfecto
      • A perfect world wouldn't require that from him, wouldn't need him to be the brave, strong one.
      • The moment they were waiting for came during a perfect summer sunset.
      • Aloe is the perfect houseplant because it requires little water and hardly any care.
      • A buffoon, easily duped, he is the perfect pantomime character, but here we have him as a major member of the plot.
      • Since his character is perfect and unchanging, we can put our hope in him and not be disappointed.
      • For me to achieve a perfect throw requires concentration and luck.
      • It seems the perfect model of a classic academic pattern, or indeed a political one.
      • The seats and toilets should be maintained in perfect condition and audience should be offered snacks and drinks.
      • Four hundred years later the kayak is still unchanged in its basic design, because for its size it is as near as possible to being a perfect boat.
      • Yes, he's been doing that character for a while now but this could be its perfect moment.
      • Then I pulled my pillow down, put my head in the perfect spot, fitting right in between his collar bone and jaw.
      • Economics deals with real man, weak and subject to error as he is, not with ideal beings omniscient and perfect as only gods could be.
      • A perfect game requires a perfect combination of skill, concentration, and luck.
      • Very few goods - especially those on display - are in perfect, pristine condition.
      • They have even put up notices locally, offering a £25 reward for the return of the bike in perfect condition.
      • Fashionable, somewhat attractive, her manners are perfect but her character is not.
      • The original sign looked the same, but was smaller, and in perfect condition.
      • Two sisters sick of having to find the perfect tailor decided to do something about it.
      • It is a perfect summer's evening, in a quintessentially English setting outside the village of Pulborough in West Sussex.
      • He asked me out in the most romantic way possible and everything was perfect for years.
      • Despite our efforts, given the magnitude of the study we do not believe it is possible to create a perfect database.
      • It is very important to note that she was wearing a white frilly dress that was still in perfect condition.
      • Sailing has all of the requirements of a perfect summer sport.
      • Delivery vans are equipped with fridge and freezer compartments in order to ensure goods arrive in perfect condition.
      • Something makes it possible for the pool and diver to exist, and makes a perfect dive possible.
      • He said it has been a pleasure babysitting the old powerhouse, which he says is in perfect condition and ready to start up again.
      • What I had thought was possibly foxing turned out to be green and gold spatter decoration: the thing was in perfect condition.
      • Bellringing is a real physical and mental challenge, with the aim being to ring the bells and make the sound as perfect as possible.
      • At this point a special piece of equipment is required to make the perfect martini.
      • They arrived today, all packaged in bubble wrap and styrofoam pieces and they were in perfect condition.
      • What I love about your characters is the perfect balance of cute and sinister, attraction and repulsion.
      • Without exception they are courteous and efficient in their efforts to ensure your stay is as perfect as possible.
      • Attempting to make sense of what happened, Joel finds a letter from her but refuses to open it for fear of shattering his ideal of the perfect life they shared.
      • As I landed it I was amazed at its excellent condition and perfect fins.
      • It was just about the perfect summer night, not too hot and not too cool.
      • Since being truly perfect isn't possible, they will never feel truly convinced that they are loved.
      • These are characters who want perfect lives, but who keep finding out that destiny has other plans for them.
      • Washington gambled on a two-part plan that required luck and perfect timing.
      • But then she is back a scene later in what looks like the same car, only it is in perfect condition.
      • In the mind's ear, one has an ideal of the perfect performance of a piece.

    • 2.3(ideal)

      (day/weather) ideal
      (day/weather) perfecto
      (crime/excuse/example) perfecto
      (opportunity) ideal
      this is the perfect tool for the job esta es la herramienta ideal para el trabajo
      • one thirty would be perfect for me la una y media me vendría perfecto / estupendamente

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    a perfect idiot un idiota redomado
    • she has a perfect right to be here tiene todo el derecho del mundo a estar aquí
    • he's a perfect stranger to me me es totalmente desconocido
    • he's been a perfect darling se ha portado divinamente

transitive verb

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    (technique/knowledge) perfeccionar


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    the future/present perfect el futuro/pretérito perfecto
    • the past perfect el pluscuamperfecto
    • Structurally this makes perfect sense, as life gets denser and more morally complex as you go through your teenage years.
    • Whatever their reasons for getting into engineering in the first place, it makes perfect sense for them to grab this chance to opt out.
    • All this, the writer suggests, Jesus makes possible by his perfect sacrifice.
    • This series is characterised by perfect realism juxtaposed with wild imagination.
    • Like all parental guilt trips, the reasoning behind it made absolute and perfect sense.
    • In a time before now all five elements existed in perfect harmony and each existed with harm to none.
    • In this view of history, infinitely perfectable humans progress towards the desirable end of perfect happiness.
    • A thought's breadth away, a woman of perfect absolutes stood in a field of death.
    • Sure, the ideal would be perfect control of documents as they get passed around and changed.
    • He was a perfect stranger, and he spent 45 minutes making sure that I wasn't stranded.
    • Strange how something Kevin assumed was patently ridiculous made perfect sense to me.