English verb: encompass
|1.||encompass (stative) include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory|
|Samples||This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds.|
This should cover everyone in the group.
|Synonyms||comprehend, cover, embrace|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s something|
|Verb group||address, cover, deal, handle, plow, treat|