Antonyms
Etymology

1. complementary

adjective. ['ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntri, ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntʃi'] of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other.

Antonyms

  • reductive

Etymology

  • -ary (English)
  • complement (English)
  • complementum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Complementary Angles

  • bojangles'
  • wrangles
  • tangles
  • mangles
  • dangles
  • bangles

Example sentences of the word complementary-angles


1. Noun Phrase
Check your work by summing the measures of the two complementary angles.

2. Noun Phrase
Just as with complementary angles, you can check your work by summing the two angles you just computer.

2. complementary

adjective. ['ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntri, ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntʃi'] acting as or providing a complement (something that completes the whole).

Synonyms

  • complemental
  • additive

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • nonlinear
  • ablative

Etymology

  • -ary (English)
  • complement (English)
  • complementum (Latin)

3. complementary

noun. ['ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntri, ˌkɑːmpləˈmɛntʃi'] either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments).

Synonyms

  • complementary color
  • spectral color
  • spectral colour
  • chromatic colour

Antonyms

  • similar
  • substitutable

Etymology

  • -ary (English)
  • complement (English)
  • complementum (Latin)
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