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English verb: encompass

1. encompass (stative) include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory


SamplesThis group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds.
This should cover everyone in the group.


Synonymscomprehend, cover, embrace


Pattern of useSomething ----s something


Broader (hypernym)include


Verb groupaddress, cover, deal, handle, plow, treat









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