completion noun

ADJ. rapid, speedy | early | satisfactory, successful

VERB + COMPLETION near, reach The renovation of the theatre is now nearing completion. | bring sth to to bring the project to completion | delay | be due for The bridge is due for completion in May.


PREP. after/following ~ Payment will be made following successful completion of the job. | before/prior to ~ The floorboards were replaced prior to completion of the sale. | near ~ The book is near completion. | pending ~ Development of the site has been delayed pending completion of the sewerage scheme. | on/upon ~ of The committee will report back to us on completion of the study.

PHRASES the date of completion