Synonyms for comprehensive

Synonyms for (noun) comprehensive

Synonyms: comp, comprehensive, comprehensive examination

Definition: an intensive examination testing a student's proficiency in some special field of knowledge

Usage: she took her comps in English literature

Similar words: test, exam, examination

Definition: a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

Usage: when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions

Synonyms for (adjective) comprehensive

Synonyms: comprehensive

Definition: including all or everything

Usage: comprehensive coverage; a comprehensive history of the revolution; a comprehensive survey; a comprehensive education

Similar words: broad, blanket, extensive, encompassing, panoptic, wide, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, across-the-board

Definition: broad in scope or content

Usage: across-the-board pay increases; an all-embracing definition; blanket sanctions against human-rights violators; an invention with broad applications; a panoptic study of Soviet nationality- T.G.Winner; granted him wide powers


Similar words: all-around, all-round, well-rounded

Definition: many-sided

Usage: an all-around athlete; a well-rounded curriculum


Similar words: citywide

Definition: occurring or extending throughout a city

Usage: citywide bussing; a citywide strike


Similar words: countywide

Definition: occurring or extending throughout a county

Usage: a countywide war on drugs; countywide elections


Similar words: countrywide, nationwide

Definition: occurring or extending throughout a country or nation

Usage: the event aroused nationwide interest; a countrywide fund-raising campaign


Similar words: oecumenical, cosmopolitan, ecumenical, world-wide, worldwide, universal, general

Definition: of worldwide scope or applicability

Usage: an issue of cosmopolitan import; the shrewdest political and ecumenical comment of our time- Christopher Morley; universal experience


Similar words: door-to-door, house-to-house

Definition: omitting no one; from the door of one house to that of the next

Usage: a door-to-door campaign; house-to-house coverage


Similar words: encyclopaedic, encyclopedic

Definition: broad in scope or content

Usage: encyclopedic knowledge


Similar words: large

Definition: having broad power and range and scope

Usage: taking the large view; a large effect; a large sympathy


Similar words: omnibus

Definition: providing for many things at once

Usage: an omnibus law


Similar words: plenary

Definition: full in all respects

Usage: a plenary session of the legislature; a diplomat with plenary powers


Similar words: spaciotemporal, spatiotemporal

Definition: existing in both space and time; having both spatial extension and temporal duration


Similar words: schoolwide

Definition: occurring or extending throughout a school

Usage: schoolwide support for the team


Similar words: statewide

Definition: occurring or extending throughout a state

Usage: the statewide recycling program


Similar words: super

Definition: including more than a specified category

Usage: a super experiment


Similar words: umbrella

Definition: covering or applying simultaneously to a number of similar items or elements or groups

Usage: an umbrella organization; umbrella insurance coverage


Synonyms: comprehensive

Definition: broad in scope

Usage: a comprehensive survey of world affairs

Similar words: inclusive

Definition: including much or everything; and especially including stated limits

Usage: an inclusive art form; an inclusive fee; his concept of history is modern and inclusive; from Monday to Friday inclusive