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encompass

see definition of encompass
  • verbsurround, circumscribe
  • verbinclude, contain
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Synonyms for encompass

verb surround, circumscribe
  • beset
  • circle
  • compass
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • envelop
  • environ
  • gird
  • girdle
  • ring
  • hem in

Antonyms for encompass

  • free
  • let go
  • release
  • unloose
  • exclude
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to encompass

begird

verb. surround
  • band
  • belt
  • beset
  • bind
  • circle
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • encompass
  • engirdle
  • envelop
  • environ
  • gird
  • girdle
  • hem
  • hem in
  • ring

beset

verb. plague; hem in

besiege

verb. surround; assault
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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