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complement
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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Definition
add to something to make it better or complete

or more rarely:

a quantity of something that is considered complete
  • It was the first time it had ever been so complemented, and Madame Defarge knew enough of its antecedents to know better.
    2.16 — Still Knitting (48% in)

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