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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·sum·mate /ˈkɑn(t)səˌmet/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·sum·mate a.  Carried to the utmost extent or degree; of the highest quality; complete; perfect. “A man of perfect and consummate virtue.”
    The little band held the post with consummate tenacity.   --Motley

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·sum·mate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Consummated p. pr. & vb. n. Consummating ] To bring to completion; to raise to the highest point or degree; to complete; to finish; to perfect; to achieve.
    To consummate this business happily.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having or revealing supreme mastery or skill; "a consummate
             artist"; "consummate skill"; "a masterful speaker";
             "masterful technique"; "a masterly performance of the
             sonata"; "a virtuoso performance" [syn: masterful, masterly,
      2: perfect and complete in every respect; having all necessary
         qualities; "a complete gentleman"; "consummate happiness";
         "a consummate performance" [syn: complete]
      3: without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative)
         intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a
         consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross
         negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a
         sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing
         villain"; "utter nonsense" [syn: arrant(a), complete(a),
          consummate(a), double-dyed(a), everlasting(a), gross(a),
          perfect(a), pure(a), sodding(a), stark(a), staring(a),
          thoroughgoing(a), utter(a)]
      v 1: of marriages
      2: make perfect; bring to perfection