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  1. covering or applying to all parts, types, things, or people; all-inclusive or all-encompassing; blanket: Revolution, as opposed to reform, is something radical and all-embracing, touching all aspects of society.

Origin of all-embracing

First recorded in 1820–30

Words Nearby all-embracing Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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