AskDefine | Define perfectionism

Dictionary Definition

perfectionism n : a disposition to feel that anything less than perfect is unacceptable; "his perfectionism seemed excessive to his students"

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English

Noun

  1. A dislike for anything less than perfection
  2. A belief that spiritual perfection may be achieved during life, or that it should be striven for

Translations

a dislike for anything less than perfection
a belief that spiritual perfection may be achieved during life
  • Croatian: perfekcionizam
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