not complete

See: part, partial
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We have been unguarded in forming this hasty engagement, but we must not complete the imprudence by ratifying it while there is so much reason to fear the connection would be opposed by those friends on whom you depend.
Levin tried through her to get a solution of the weighty enigma her husband presented to his mind; but he had not complete freedom of ideas, because he was in an agony of embarrassment.
I expected to finish it on Friday, but on Friday, when the putting together was nearly done, I found that one of the nickel bars was exactly one inch too short, and this I had to get remade; so that the thing was not complete until this morning.
If, however, our definition was not complete, if those things only are properly called relative in the case of which relation to an external object is a necessary condition of existence, perhaps some explanation of the dilemma may be found.
Pendleton, but--" She did not complete her sentence.
So that, on that day, the boat did not push off, to the great displeasure of Master Land, who could not complete his provisions.
She could not complete it, and looked out absently upon Italy in the wet.
she began, than looked the significance of the question she could not complete.
In ancient Greece," she began pedantically, "a man was judged a good citizen who built houses, planted trees--" She did not complete the quotation, but drew the conclusion hurriedly.
But although Pope's intention was kindly his success was not complete.
As yet, however, the sperm whale, scientific or poetic, lives not complete in any literature.
I was much engaged that day, and could not complete my letter that night.