Definitions For Complement


  • Something added to complete or embellish or make perfect
  • Either of two parts that mutually complete each other
  • A word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction
  • Number needed to make up a whole force
  • A complete number or quantity
  • One of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response
  • Something that completes something else or makes it better
  • The usual number or quantity of something that is needed or used
  • A word or group of words added to a sentence to make it complete


  • Make complete or perfect; supply what is wanting or form the complement to
  • To complete something else or make it better

Is Complement a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Complement is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Complement in a Sentence

  • The scarf is a perfect complement to her outfit.
  • A full complement of farm animals
  • Her usual complement of attendants
  • The shirt complements the suit nicely.
  • A delicious dinner complemented by a splendid dessert
  • The soup and salad complement each other well.

Synonyms for Complement

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