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Definition 1: not complete or total; not completed - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • an incomplete account of his life
  • political consequences of incomplete military success
  • an incomplete forward pass

Synonyms for incomplete in the sense of this definition

(incomplete is similar to ...) lacking a part or parts

"a broken set of encyclopedia"

(incomplete is similar to ...) partial

"gave me a half smile" "he did only a half job"

(incomplete is similar to ...) not either; not one or the other

(incomplete is similar to ...) being or affecting only a part; not total

"a partial description of the suspect" "partial collapse" "a partial eclipse" "a partial monopoly" "partial immunity"

(incomplete is similar to ...) being in the earliest stages of development

"rudimentary plans"

(incomplete is similar to ...) giving only major points; lacking completeness

"a sketchy account" "details of the plan remain sketchy"

(incomplete is similar to ...) not caught or not caught within bounds

"an uncompleted pass"

(means also ...) constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety

"a fractional share of the vote" "a partial dose"

(... are attributes of incomplete) the state of being complete and entire; having everything that is needed

Definition 2: not yet finished - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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

  • his thesis is still incomplete
  • an uncompleted play

Synonyms for incomplete in the sense of this definition

(incomplete is similar to ...) not brought to an end or conclusion

"unfinished business" "the building is still unfinished"

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