comprehensively comprehensively  /ˌkɑm prɪ ˈhɛn sɪv li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an all-inclusive manner

News

  1. Rating the Brazil Players Against France

    Brazil finished their Confederations Cup preparations on a high note Sunday night, beating France 3-0 in Porto Alegre for a much-needed confidence boost ahead of upcoming tests. While two late goals put a particularly positive spin on what had been a decent but not outstanding performance, the knowledge that they can comprehensively beat a good footballing side will give the squad a positive ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. How Worried Should Floyd Mayweather Be About Canelo Alvarez's Size Advantage?

    The ability to win world titles in multiple weight classes has become an important barometer for measuring a fighter’s greatness. While there is something just as admirable in a boxer like Marvin Hagler who comprehensively dominates a single division, it is rare for elite fighters to confine themselves to one weight class.  Some fighters can add or shed weight depending on the magnitude of ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Ecology approves updated Wilkeson shoreline program

    The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has approved the Town of Wilkeson’s comprehensively updated shoreline master program.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Enumclaw Courier-Herald

Quotes

  1. "Passengers and investors alike will be dismayed that British Airways management rejected an approach by the union over the weekend, after their offer had been comprehensively turned down by their own employees," Unite Joint General Secretaries...
    on May 10, 2010 By: Tony Woodley Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said in the statement that her staff was "actively working with members of Congress from both parties to comprehensively reform our immigration system at the federal level because this...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Janet Napolitano Source: AFP

  3. Obama said talks between Iran and the major powers would go ahead on Oct. 1, but "at that meeting Iran must be prepared to cooperate fully and comprehensively with the IAEA."
    on Sep 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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