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adjective as in international

adjective as in overall

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It was love that opened Cervantes's eye, and it is in all-embracing love that Shakespeare was deficient.

Look how some lie still clench'd with savages In all-embracing death, their bloody hands Glued in each other's hair!

If so, we shall have gained an insight into a process of nature which is all-embracing and universal in our experience.

The great, wide-stretching earth and the all-embracing sky—the birthright of us all—are what I care most to look at.

These mythological features, however, were combined with the idea of an all-embracing, divine rule of law.


On this page you'll find 691 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to all-embracing, such as: sweeping, all, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket, and broad.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.