Pronunciation: (kum-plek'shun),[key] —n. 1. the natural color, texture, and appearance of the skin, esp. of the face: a clear, smooth, rosy complexion. 2. appearance; aspect; character: His confession put a different complexion on things. 3. viewpoint, attitude, or conviction: one's political complexion. 4. (in old physiology) constitution or nature of body and mind, regarded as the result of certain combined qualities.
5. Obs.nature; disposition; temperament. Also,complection.