encompass encompass  /ɛn ˈkəm pəs/

Definition(s):

  • (v) include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And innovation can encompass cuisines haute and bas.
  2. The oceans encompass 97% by volume of all the earth's living space.
  3. Shortly after the European Management Forum was founded, world events began to shift the focus of the annual meetings to encompass more global issues.

News

  1. Almost Tee Time

    PGA Champions Tour President Mike Stevens addresses the crowd as he talks about the upcoming Encompass Championship at North Shore Country Club in Glenview. The tournament will run from June 17-23.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Journal & Topics Newspapers

  2. Encompass Group, LLC names John Wood as CEO

    Encompass Group, LLC, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of reusable textiles, professional apparel, and disposable and single use medical products, announces that John J. Wood has been named Chief Executive Officer, to commence July 1, 2013. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10810617.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Judy Kaye to Perform One-Night Cabaret Concert for Encompass New Opera Theatre

    Two-time Tony Award winner Judy Kaye will perform a solo cabaret act for Encompass New Opera Theatre June 19 at 7 PM.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Playbill

Quotes

  1. "The Kansas State family is in flux right now," Snyder said at a news conference Monday. "I want to be able to help. I want to be able to soothe the waters. I've learned some lessons and there are some things I will do to encompass my...
    on Nov 23, 2008 By: Bill Snyder Source: USA Today

  2. "We ask for the UN to go further than its recent resolution, condemning the violence in Zimbabwe, to encompass an active isolation of the dictator Mugabe," Tsvangirai wrote in an article in Britain's Guardian newspaper.
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Morgan Tsvangirai Source: Reuters India

  3. Dina Lohan tells People: "It won't just be following my family around like other shows. It'll show me cultivating careers, going to soccer practice. Ali going to school and in the studio. It'll encompass everything. Lindsay is a family member and...
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: NBC5i.com

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