Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of consummate | Another word for consummate | What is consummate?

Definition 1: make perfect; bring to perfection - [verb of creation]

(consummate is a kind of ...) put in effect

"carry out a task" "execute the decision of the people" "He actioned the operation"

Definition 2: fulfill sexually - [verb of creation]

Samples where consummate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • consummate a marriage

(consummate is a kind of ...) put in effect

"carry out a task" "execute the decision of the people" "He actioned the operation"

(consummate implies ...) have sexual intercourse with

"This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm" "Adam knew Eve" "Were you ever intimate with this man?"

Definition 3: perfect and complete in every respect; having all necessary qualities - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where consummate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a complete gentleman
  • consummate happiness
  • a consummate performance

Synonyms for consummate in the sense of this definition

(consummate is similar to ...) being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish

"a perfect circle" "a perfect reproduction" "perfect happiness" "perfect manners" "a perfect specimen" "a perfect day"

Definition 4: having or revealing supreme mastery or skill - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where consummate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a consummate artist
  • consummate skill
  • a masterful speaker
  • masterful technique
  • a masterly performance of the sonata
  • a virtuoso performance

Synonyms for consummate in the sense of this definition

(consummate is similar to ...) having or showing or requiring special skill

"only the most skilled gymnasts make an Olympic team" "a skilled surgeon has many years of training and experience" "a skilled reconstruction of her damaged elbow" "a skilled trade"

Definition 5: without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where consummate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an arrant fool
  • a complete coward
  • a consummate fool
  • a double-dyed villain
  • gross negligence
  • a perfect idiot
  • pure folly
  • what a sodding mess
  • stark staring mad
  • a thorough nuisance
  • a thoroughgoing villain
  • utter nonsense
  • the unadulterated truth

Synonyms for consummate in the sense of this definition

(consummate is similar to ...) not diminished or moderated in intensity or severity; sometimes used as an intensifier

"unmitigated suffering" "an unmitigated horror" "an unmitigated lie"

More words

Another word for consuming

Another word for consumerism

Another word for consumer research

Another word for consumer price index

Another word for consumer loan

Another word for consummated

Another word for consummation

Another word for consumption

Another word for consumption weed

Another word for consumptive


Other word for consumptive

consumptive meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce consumptive