OTHER WORDS FROM encompassen·com·pass·ment, nounun·en·com·passed, adjective
How to use encompass in a sentence
The Adirondacks encompass a huge park of 6 million acres, as large as the state of Vermont, according to the Adirondack Council, a nonprofit group supporting the park’s ecological health.Autumn in the Adirondacks is a mountain do|Debra Bruno|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
Coronaviruses encompass a broad class of bugs which can include everything from some types of the common cold to SARS and MERS.We don’t know enough about COVID antibodies to count on them|Sy Mukherjee|October 28, 2020|Fortune
Currently, school board candidates are required to run citywide – rather in their small “sub-districts,” which only encompass smaller portions of the city – in the general election.Teachers Union Is the Only Big Spender in San Diego Unified School Board Races|Will Huntsberry|October 26, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Investment disclosures encompass stocks bought or sold the year prior.Bry Might Recuse Herself From Future Franchise Fee Decisions|Andrew Keatts and MacKenzie Elmer|October 23, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The Neural Filters work on Adobe’s Sensei platform, which encompasses its machine learning technology.Photoshop’s Neural Filters can alter people’s expressions in convincing—and nightmarish—ways|Stan Horaczek|October 22, 2020|Popular-Science
They encompassed diversity of many kinds, sex-worker rights, and labor rights.Organic, Fair-Trade Porn: On the Hunt for Ethical Smut|Rachel Kramer Bussel|April 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They had a unified vision of conspiracy that encompassed Jews, blacks, Zionist bankers, greedy plutocrats, and Bolsheviks.Soviet Communism’s Collapse Left America’s Far Right Without a Real Foe|Lee Siegel|April 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Last year, the event encompassed around 700 stores in 12 major cities around the globe.Fashion Free for All|The Daily Beast|September 11, 2010|DAILY BEAST
The exceptions carved out by the court “encompassed our entire agenda.”Shooting Blanks|Adam Winkler|March 3, 2010|DAILY BEAST
That critical number—the biggest pool of youngish, single men—encompassed 60% of the weighting.Best (and Worst) Cities to Meet Men|The Daily Beast|October 18, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Encompassed by danger though he knew that they now must be, Peter found himself possessed by one thought and one thought only.The Double Four|E. Phillips Oppenheim
The peasants had encompassed all the footways, though they were mostly of a mind that the Earl had made off to his ships.
The path practically encompassed ten acres, so that it 178 made quite a respectable stroll.The Idyl of Twin Fires|Walter Prichard Eaton
Five and thirty winters had been encompassed since his fall, and five and thirty years had he lived in the world.
Jericho is a plain encompassed by a mountainous district, which slopes towards it somewhat in the manner of a theatre.