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Princeton's WordNet

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

    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), circumferent(adj)

    closely encircling

    "encompassing mountain ranges"; "the surrounding countryside"

    Antonyms:
    distant, noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    covering, comprising, embracing, including, involving, spanning

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#341including
#4268involving
#4454covering
#10851comprising
#15290spanning
#20310embracing
#22281encompassing

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