incomplete incomplete  /ɪn kəm ˈplit/


  1. (adj) not complete or total; not completed
  2. (adj) not yet finished



  1. The mlange is repetitive yet oddly incomplete, particularly about the family's finances.
  2. Site is unwieldy, instructions confusing and incomplete; quite a few false starts undermined our trial: 4x6 prints are 29 cents each; some sales lower this to 19 cents.
  3. The mlange is repetitive yet oddly incomplete, particularly about the family's finances.


  1. Correction: Housing funds

    A report Monday contained incomplete information about federal cuts made to New Bedford Housing Authority programs. These include a 28 percent cut to public housing subsidy and a 10.5 percent cut to the salaries of public housing employees this year;...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

  2. Palo Alto says Buena Vista closure application incomplete

    A plan to shutter Buena Vista Mobile Home Park hit a snag after Palo Alto officials this month determined the application is incomplete.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. Obituaries missing, e-edition incomplete due to hardware failure

    A hardware failure has caused today's obituaries to be temporarily missing from our and our mobile apps. Additionally, the June 10 edition of the eJournal Star (our digital replica e-edition) is incomplete. We're working on on a fix as fast as possible and we appreciate your patience.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star


  1. "As a result, personal views have been published as official government positions, and information has gone out that was inaccurate, incomplete or lacking in proper context. Reports and other documents, including on sensitive subjects, are routinely...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: ABC News (blog)

  2. "There hasn't been a single piece of information that proves any wrongdoing," Blagojevich said to senators who were mostly stoic. "How can you throw a governor out of office with insufficient and incomplete evidence?"
    on Jan 29, 2009 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. McNulty's explanation about the dismissals, on Feb. 6, "was incomplete or inaccurate in a number of respects," Monica Goodling told a packed House of Representatives' Judiciary Committee inquiry into the firings.
    on May 22, 2007 By: Monica Goodling Source: International Herald Tribune

Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /