encompass

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈkʌmpəs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɛnˈkʌmpəs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(en kumpəs)


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encompass

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. encompass a [range, spectrum, variety, wealth] (of)
  2. encompass a [wide, varied, considerable] [range] of
  3. encompasses [many, several, various]
  4. encompasses the [entire, whole, following]
  5. encompasses [part of, most, some, certain]
  6. (single) word that encompasses [all, both, every]
  7. too [small, narrow] to encompass [the whole, the entire, all]
  8. encompass the [enemy, army, base]
  9. [tanks, planes, squadrons] encompassed the [enemy]
  10. [mountains, hills, fields] encompass the [town, lake]
  11. [noise, traffic, fire] encompassed him
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