Share this entry

encompass

Synonyms of encompass in English:

verb

  • 1 the apartment buildings encompass common recreational grounds, complete with swimming pool and tennis court
    literarygird, engird
    rarecompass
  • 2 the debates encompassed a vast range of subjects
  • Definition of encompass in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources