Synonyms for encompass

Synonyms for (verb) encompass

Synonyms: cover, embrace, encompass, comprehend

Definition: include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory

Usage: This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds; this should cover everyone in the group

Similar words: include

Definition: have as a part, be made up out of

Usage: The list includes the names of many famous writers