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Synonyms for encompassingen·com·pass·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket(a), broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wideadjective

    broad in scope or content

    "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers"

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive, distant

  2. encompassing(a), surrounding(a), circumferentadjective

    closely encircling

    "encompassing mountain ranges"; "the surrounding countryside"

    Antonyms:
    distant, noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "encompassing":

    covering, comprising, embracing, including, involving, spanning

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How to use encompassing in a sentence?

  1. Melissa Stockwell:

    Those soldiers that go over to protect our freedom, they sacrifice so much to go over but it’s also the loved ones back home, i mean you tell someone thank you for your service but it’s a family affair.You have the caregivers back home, the spouses, the children – it’s an all-encompassing sacrifice.

  2. Luiz Pereira:

    An even more encompassing approach is necessary.

  3. Amy Lutz:

    Holocaust Remembrance was a unique event in human history, encompassing evils so great Holocaust Remembrance is nearly indescribable.

  4. Antonio Barroso:

    The pact between the Socialists and Ciudadanos is aimed at tagging the PP and especially Podemos with the blame of potential new elections if they do not abstain to facilitate a Sanchez-led administration, the strategy is to force Podemos to assume the cost of voting alongside the PP, and to accuse incumbent Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of irresponsible behavior for not wanting to support a reasonable, encompassing reformist agreement.

  5. Hildur Guðnadóttir:

    I don't really know exactly what happened at this point for everything to explode so massively, but it's been a beautiful year and incredible to get both of these opportunities at the same time, both projects were so different and so incredible and so all-encompassing. It was really, really fantastic.

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