COMPLETE  完成

ACT out OR PRODUCE something so as to CAUSE it to BECOME WHOLE.
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Taxonoymy

ACHIEVE

See also

END

Kind Of

PRODUCE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard word for finishing a task one has undertaken is chéng 成.

2. Jiù 就 refers to completing a process of production of something.

3. Jù 具 refers to the completion of a certain course of action.

4. Wán 完 emphasises the state of completeness not necessarily achieved through a deliberate strategy of action.

Modern Chinese Criteria

完成 is the most current modern word for completing or finishing something.

弄齊全 focusses on the solid finish.

成圓滿 (lit) refers to perfect completion.

完工 focusses on the work finished.

完竣

完結

完了

完事

告成

落成

交卷

成功

成就

完工

竣工

完事大吉

卒底於成

瓜熟蒂落

水到渠成

一氣呵成

大功告成

功德圓滿

一揮而就

一蹴而就

蕆 (obs) is to finish or complete.

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH /

APRESJAN 2004 Novyj objasnitel'nyj Slovar' Sinonimov Russkogo Jazyka 785

BUCK 1988 A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Principal Indo-European Languages 14.27

DOEDERLEIN 1840 Lateinische Synonyme und Etymologien

COMPLETE

perficere refers to the completion of an action.

consummare refers emphatically to carrying something through to the end.

COMPLETELY

plane means "completely".

omnino "altogether and generally".

prorsus "exactly".

penitus "thoroughly, deeply".

utique "at any rate, in any case".

HUANG XIAODONG 2003 “荀子”單音節形容詞同義關係研究 270

MENGE Lateinische Synonymik 137

GRACE ZHANG 2010 Using Chinese Synonyms 331

GIRARD 1769 SYNONYMES FRANÇOIS, LEURS DIFFÉRENTES SIGNIFICATIONS, ET LE CHOIX QU'IL EN FAUT FAIRE Pour parler avec justesse 1.126.92

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 114
  • vadV : 33
  • vi : 19
  • vadN : 11
  • VPi : 7
  • nab : 7
  • vt(oN) : 5
  • VPadV : 5
  • vtoN : 4
  • VPtoN : 3
  • vt[oN] : 2
  • vpostadV : 2
  • VPadN : 2
  • PPadV : 2
  • vtpostadV : 2
  • v[adN] : 1
  • VPpostadV : 1
  • NPab : 1
  • n : 1
  • nab.t : 1
  • vi2 : 1
  • vt0oN.adS : 1
  • vtoNab : 1

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 30
  • 賢愚經 : 26
  • 春秋左傳 : 25
  • 祖堂集 : 17
  • 呂氏春秋 : 11
  • 荀子 : 10
  • 說苑 : 9
  • 管子 : 9
  • 春秋穀梁傳 : 9
  • 論語 : 8
  • 戰國策 : 6
  • 百喻經 : 6
  • 莊子 : 5
  • 韓詩外傳 : 5
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 4
  • 周易 : 4
  • 孟子 : 4
  • 法言 : 4
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 3
  • 禮記 : 3
  • 臨濟錄 : 3
  • 法句經 : 3
  • 尹文子 : 3
  • 史記 : 2
  • 孝經 : 2
  • 天中記 : 2
  • 毛詩 : 2
  • 文子 : 2
  • 列子 : 1
  • 晏子春秋 : 1
  • 朱子語類 : 1
  • 黃帝內經 : 1
  • 合陰陽釋文 : 1
  • 法集要頌經 : 1
  • 妙法蓮華經 : 1
  • 楚辭 : 1
  • 六祖壇經 : 1

Words

   chéng OC: djeŋ MC: dʑiɛŋ 68 Attributions

The standard word for bringing anything to a successful conclusion is chéng 成.

  • nab.tactthe completion (of something N)
  • nabconceptcompletion
  • nabprocessprocess of formation until its completion > completion, maturation
  • vadNcompleted, achieved; completely present; completely established, ready-made; successful
  • viactbring things to completion
  • viprocesscome to completion, come to fruition
  • vtoNpractise successfully; to bring to completion; to bring to a successful conclusion; to accomplish; give its full form to; to make complete and perfect
  • vtoNpsychcause (oneself) to be complete> make (oneself) accomplished
  • vtoNreflexive.自make (oneself) perfect and complete; achieve one's own purposes
  • vtoNpassivebe completely realised
  • vt(oN)complete the contextually determiate task N
  • vpostadVV to completion, finish V-ing
   bì OC: pid MC: pit 23 Attributions
  • vadVexhaustively, completely
  • vtoNcomplete; bring to full development
  • vtoNmiddle voicebe completed, be completely achieved; be completely understood; reach perfection
   jìn OC: dzinʔ MC: dzin 20 Attributions
  • nabstativecompletion
  • vadNwhole, complete
  • vadVcompletely, entirely
  • vtoNcausativerealise completely, realise exhaustively; carry through successfully and completely
  • vtoNpassivebe realised completely
  • vtpostadVdegreeverbal complement indicating that an action/process is carried out/proceding until it is completed > fully VERB??
  • viactbe thorough and complete
  • vt[oN]realise things completely, be completely successful with things
  • v[adN]what is complete and exhaustive
   jù OC: ɡos MC: gi̯o 15 Attributions

Jù 具 refers to the completion of a certain course of action.

  • vadVcomprehensively
  • vibe completely present, without any element missing
  • vtoNcomplete (all the parts) together; combine completely together;
  • vtoNmiddle voicebe completed, get done completely
   quán OC: sɡon MC: dziɛn 12 Attributions
  • vadNthe whole N
  • vadNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
  • vadVcompletely, entirely
  • vtoNcausativecause to be complete, cause to be intact and unimpaired; achieve a full measure of; achieve a full measure of success; extend as much as possible
  • vtoNcausativebe perfectly realised, be carried out with complete success
  • vibe complete
   bèi OC: brɯɡs MC: bi 6 Attributions
  • nabstativeall-round perfection
  • vadVcompletely, being prepared for everything
  • vadNcompletely well-prepared
  • vtoNabprovide completely for
  • visocialbe accomplished
  • vibe provided with all necessary qualifications; be perfectly prepared for everything
   wán OC: ɡoon MC: ɦʷɑn 6 Attributions

Wán 完 emphasises the state of completeness not necessarily achieved through a deliberate strategy of action.

  • vadNcompletely intact, in perfect shape
  • vibe completely in place
  • vtoNcausativecomplete, make complete, repair
  • vtoNpassivebe completed; be completely present, be in perfect shape; be intact
  • vadVcompletely> firmly
  • vtoNfinishgo through with
畢竟   bì jìng OC: pid kraŋs MC: pit kɣaŋ 6 Attributions
  • VPadNcompleted, final (> ultimate)
  • VPadVin the last analysis, finally, after all, ultimately
滿   mǎn OC: mboonʔ MC: mʷɑn 5 Attributions
  • vibecome to a full > be completed
  • vt0oN.adStemporalcomplete (a period of time) > after (a period of time) S
  • vtoNfigurativefill out completely (a number of years etc)
  • vtoNpassivebe completely fulfilled
   jí OC: sɡub MC: dzip 5 Attributions
  • vtoNmiddle voiceSHIJING: be completed
  • vtoNachieve completely
   jì OC: tsiils MC: tsei 4 Attributions
  • vt(oN)reach (the contextually determinate aim)
  • vtoNgo through with (the performance of one's duties etc); carry through to success
   wàn OC: mblans MC: mi̯ɐn 4 Attributions
  • vadVcompletely; in myriad ways
   jiū OC: kus MC: kɨu 4 Attributions
  • vtoNcarry through to the end; carry out meticulously; get to the end of GY:究數而止
  • vtoNmiddle voiceget carried out meticulously to the end
   liǎo OC: reewʔ MC: leu 3 Attributions
  • vadVBAOPUZI: completely
  • vtoNpassivebe completed, be 'wrapped up'; be settled completely
   zú OC: skud MC: tsʷit 3 Attributions
  • nabactcompletion
  • vtoNcomplete to the end
   jiē OC: kriid MC: kɣɛi 3 Attributions
  • vadValtogether, completely
   kǎo OC: khuuʔ MC: khɑu 3 Attributions
  • vtoNcomplete HYDCD 4. 完成;制成。
完具   wán jù OC: ɡoon ɡos MC: ɦʷɑn gi̯o 3 Attributions
  • VPimiddle voicebe completely in place; be completely maintained
  • VPpostadVcompletely, without omitting anything
   yǐ OC: k-lɯʔ MC: jɨ 3 Attributions
  • vtoNfinish, complete (a task etc)
   mì OC: mbriɡ MC: mit 2 Attributions
  • vibe complete and without rifts or openings; be watertight (WRONG SYNONYM GROUP?)
   jiù OC: dzuɡs MC: dzɨu 2 Attributions

Jiù 就 refers to completing a process of production of something.

  • vtoNbring to the point of completion
  • vtoNmiddle voicebe completed
   mí OC: mel MC: miɛ 2 Attributions
  • vtoNfill in (hole so as to make complete and repair); make up (defect)
  • vt(oN)cover the whole of, complete a contextually determinate distance
   dēng OC: tɯɯŋ MC: təŋ 2 Attributions
  • vtoNcomplete (a certain age > reach the age of)
  • vtoNmiddle voicebe completed
   zú OC: tsoɡs MC: tsi̯o 2 Attributions
  • vadVquite sufficiently> completely, abjectly
  • vtoNfill out with what is necessary
悉皆   xī jiē OC: sid kriid MC: sit kɣɛi 2 Attributions
  • PPadVcompletely
成事   chéng shì OC: djeŋ dzrɯs MC: dʑiɛŋ ɖʐɨ 2 Attributions
  • VPiactbring one's work to completion
   jiān OC: kleem MC: kem 1 Attribution
  • vadVcompletely
   qǔ OC: skhoʔ MC: tshi̯o 1 Attribution
  • vpostadVto a complete degree, finishing the action V [MOVE TO WEAK SUFFIXES!]
   jié OC: ked MC: kiɛt 1 Attribution
  • na single complete one
   guǒ OC: kloolʔ MC: kʷɑ 1 Attribution
  • vichangecome to fruition 未果
  • vtoNbring to completion
   zhōng OC: tjuŋ MC: tɕuŋ 1 Attribution
  • vibe complete
   zǒng OC: skooŋʔ MC: tsuŋ 1 Attribution
  • nabmetaphysicaltotality
  • vadVcompletely (often with negated V)
   chǎn OC: thanʔ MC: ʈhiɛn 1 Attribution
  • vtoNbring to completion
圓成   yuán chéng OC: ɢon djeŋ MC: ɦiɛn dʑiɛŋ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNpassivebe completed; be perfected
平完   píng wán OC: breŋ ɡoon MC: bɣaŋ ɦʷɑn 1 Attribution
  • VPichangebe or become complete, be reconstituted in the original shape
成滿   chéng mǎn OC: djeŋ mboonʔ MC: dʑiɛŋ mʷɑn 1 Attribution
  • VPimiddle voicebe completed
成訖   chéng qì OC: djeŋ kɯd MC: dʑiɛŋ kɨt 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNmiddle voiceget completed
滿足   mǎn zú OC: mboonʔ tsoɡs MC: mʷɑn tsi̯o 1 Attribution
  • VPimiddle voicebe completed
無餘   wú yú OC: ma la MC: mi̯o ji̯ɤ 1 Attribution
  • VPadNwithout residue DCD: 1.沒有剩餘、殘留。 2.指沒有餘留之物。 3.指沒有多餘資財。 4.佛教語。指無餘涅槃,謂生死的因果泯滅,不再受生於三界。
  • VPpostadVcompletely, leaving no residue
究意   jiū yì OC: kus qɯɡs MC: kɨu ʔɨ 1 Attribution
  • NPabthe ultimate, the final goal
遂成   suì chéng OC: sɢluds djeŋ MC: zi dʑiɛŋ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNmanage to make complete, bring into complete existence
   qí OC: dziil MC: dzei 1 Attribution
  • vi2be all complete; be completely present
   jiā OC: skeeb MC: tsep 0 Attributions
  • viall-encompassing, comprehensive
   tōng OC: kh-looŋ MC: thuŋ 0 Attributions
  • vadVpervasively, completely; collectively; in general

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