the state or quality of being or becoming perfect
the highest degree of proficiency, skill, or excellence, as in some art
embodiment or example of something.
a quality, trait, or feature of the highest degree of excellence.
the highest or most nearly perfect
degree of a quality or trait.
Origin: 1175–1225; Related forms
< Latin perfectiōn-
(stem of perfectiō
) a finishing (see perfect
); replacing Middle English perfectiun, perfeccioun