complementary vs complimentary : Common Errors in English

About complementary vs complimentary

Complimentary means expressing praise or admiration while complementary means making up each other's lack. A complimentary wire reached the journalist for doing complementary work with the police to unravel the murder plot.

complementary Meaning(s)

  • (n) either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)
  • (s) of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other
  • (s) acting as or providing a complement (something that completes the whole)

complimentary Meaning(s)

  • (a) conveying or resembling a compliment
  • (s) costing nothing

complementary in News

  1. SGS Presents “US Dealer Satisfaction in the Auto Industry” Study

    SGS presents a complementary webinar “US Dealer Satisfaction in the Auto Industry” Tuesday, June 25th (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10829040.htm
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. Telkonet, Inc. Announces Adjournment of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

    MILWAUKEE, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Telkonet, Inc. (OTC BB: TKOI), whose complementary business divisions include EcoSmart, an energy management technology platform featuring Recovery Time™ technology ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Miami Dolphins' Dustin Keller: Expect 'Good Things' from Mark Sanchez of the New York Jets

    COMMENTARY | Mark Sanchez received some semi-complementary feedback from former teammate Dustin Keller. Sanchez, one of the two quarterbacks competing for the New York Jets' starting job this summer, is facing a tough time in his career and certainly does not have any shortage of critics.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

complimentary in News

  1. Career Confidential Announces Its New and Complimentary Webinar on June 18th: Why Your Resume Is Not Going to Get You ...

    Career Confidential is holding a complimentary webinar on June 18th that is designed to help job seekers become more productive in their job searches. This webinar, Why Your Resume Is Not Going to Get You Hired, will teach job seekers why the online application process is wasting their time and what job seekers can do instead. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. Complimentary Webinar: Cognoptix Test Identifies Alzheimer’s Disease via Beta Amyloid Signature in the Eyes in a Proof ...

    --(BUSINESS WIRE)--“This simple eye test has the potential to transform the way Alzheimer’s disease is detected and managed.” Carl Sadowsky, MD, FAAN, Medical Director, Premiere Research Institute, West Palm Beach, Fla. Complimentary WebinarWednesday, June 19, 20131:00-2:00 P.M. EDT About Cognoptix Cognoptix, a privately held medical technology company headquartered in Acton, Mass., is focused ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Business Wire

  3. Viva Wyndham Resorts Offers Complimentary Room Upgrade To Guests Arriving From New York On Jet Blue On Mondays To Its ...

    MIAMI, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Viva Wyndham Resorts announced today that it will give a complimentary room upgrade to guests arriving from New York on Jet Blue flights on Mondays at its two all-inclusive ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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