to perfection


to perfection
adverb
in every detail
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the new house suited them to a T

Syn: ↑to a T, ↑to the letter, ↑just right

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to perfection
Perfectly
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Main Entry:perfect

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to perfection phrase
in a way that could not be better, or done as well as possible

The roast beef was cooked to perfection.

Thesaurus: well and very wellsynonym
Main entry: perfection

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in a manner or way that could not be better; perfectly

a blue suit that showed off her blonde hair to perfection

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to perfection
: in a way or to a degree that is exactly right

The steak was cooked to perfection. [=was perfectly cooked]

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Main Entry:perfection

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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