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in·com·plete

 (ĭn′kəm-plēt′)
adj.
1. Not complete.
2. Football Not caught in bounds or intercepted: an incomplete forward pass.
n.
A grade indicating that the requirements for an academic course or assignment have not been met.

in′com·plete′ly adv.
in′com·plete′ness, in′com·ple′tion n.

incomplete

(ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt)
adj
1. not complete or finished
2. not completely developed; imperfect
3. (Logic) logic
a. (of a formal theory) not so constructed that the addition of a non-theorem to the axioms renders it inconsistent
b. (of an expression) not having a reference of its own but requiring completion by another expression
ˌincomˈpletely adv
ˌincomˈpleteness, ˌincomˈpletion n

in•com•plete

(ˌɪn kəmˈplit)

adj.
1. lacking some part.
2. (of a forward pass) not completed.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin]
in`com•plete′ly, adv.
in`com•plete′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incomplete - not complete or totalincomplete - not complete or total; not completed; "an incomplete account of his life"; "political consequences of incomplete military success"; "an incomplete forward pass"
fractional - constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety; "a fractional share of the vote"; "a partial dose"
complete - having every necessary or normal part or component or step; "a complete meal"; "a complete wardrobe"; "a complete set of the Britannica"; "a complete set of china"; "a complete defeat"; "a complete accounting"
2.incomplete - not yet finishedincomplete - not yet finished; "his thesis is still incomplete"; "an uncompleted play"
unfinished - not brought to an end or conclusion; "unfinished business"; "the building is still unfinished"

incomplete

incomplete

adjective
Lacking an essential element:
Translations
غَيْر كامِل، غَيْر تامنَاقِصٌ
nedokončenýneúplný
ufuldstændigufuldendt
epätäydellinen
nepotpun
nem teljes
ófullgerîur; sem vantar í
不完全な
불완전한
nepabaigtasnepilnas
nepabeigtsnepilnīgsnepilns
neúplný
nepopoln
ofullständig
ไม่สมบูรณ์
không đầy đủ

incomplete

[ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt] ADJ (= partial) → incompleto; (= unfinished) → inacabado, sin terminar
the gathering would be incomplete without himsin él la reunión no estaría completa

incomplete

[ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt] adj
(= unfinished) [task] → incomplet/ète
(= not total) [set, success, union] → inachevé(e)

incomplete

adj collection, seriesunvollkommen, unvollständig; knowledge, informationlückenhaft; (= not finished also) painting, novelunfertig; (referring to numbers) → unvollständig, nicht vollzählig

incomplete

[ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt] adj (partial) → incompleto/a; (unfinished, work) → non finito/a; (book, painting) → incompiuto/a

incomplete

(inkəmˈpliːt) adjective
not complete or finished; with some part missing. His novel was incomplete when he died; an incomplete pack of cards.

incomplete

نَاقِصٌ nedokončený ufuldstændig unvollständig ημιτελής incompleto epätäydellinen incomplet nepotpun incompleto 不完全な 불완전한 onvolledig ufullstendig niekompletny incompleto неполный ofullständig ไม่สมบูรณ์ eksik không đầy đủ 不完善的

incomplete

a. incompleto-a, parcial, sin terminar una función.

incomplete

adj incompleto
References in classic literature ?
You see, old fellow," he said, "you must not take what I say in bad part; but really, between ourselves, you are in too incomplete a condition to appear in the moon
Either way, it is, in my opinion, impossible to found any valid legal declaration on a knowledge of the document so fragmentary and so incomplete as the knowledge which you possess.
In one or two cases I have known that detachment from the grosser needs of existence remain regrettably incomplete in the matter of drink.
but it is not a man's; and as a child is incomplete, it is evident that his virtue is not to be referred to himself in his present situation, but to that in which he will be complete, and his preceptor.
Suffice it that I am the completion of your incomplete self.
He baptized his adopted child, and gave him the name of Quasimodo, either because he desired thereby to mark the day, when he had found him, or because he wished to designate by that name to what a degree the poor little creature was incomplete, and hardly sketched out.
Without waking him, she went back, and after a second dose of opium she fell towards morning into a heavy, incomplete sleep, during which she never quite lost consciousness.
To the proofs and remarks which former papers have brought into view on this subject, it may be added that without this supplemental provision, the great and essential power of regulating foreign commerce would have been incomplete and ineffectual.
I told some of you last Thursday of the principles of the Time Machine, and showed you the actual thing itself, incomplete in the workshop.
Yes, a journal that is incomplete isn't of much use, but a journal properly kept is worth a thousand dollars--when you've got it done.
The two gentlemen, after having agreed on this point, talked over the wild freaks of the duke, convinced that France would be served in a very incomplete manner, as regarded both spirit and practice, in the ensuing expedition; and having summed up the ducal policy under the one word vanity, they set forward, in obedience rather to their will than destiny.
I received a most civil answer, thanking me for my courtesy, and complimenting me on the extraordinary aptitude with which I profited by the most incomplete and elementary instruction.