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Synonyms for encompassing

Synonyms for (adjective) encompassing

Synonyms: encompassing, circumferent, surrounding Definition: closely encircling Usage: encompassing mountain ranges; the surrounding countryside

Similar words: close Definition: at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other Usage: close to noon; how close are we to town?; a close formation of ships

Synonyms: broad, blanket, extensive, encompassing, panoptic, wide, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, across-the-board Definition: broad in scope or content Usage: 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

Similar words: comprehensive Definition: including all or everything Usage: comprehensive coverage; a comprehensive history of the revolution; a comprehensive survey; a comprehensive education