Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Encompass"

The meaning of "Encompass" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does encompass mean?
A: Surround 包含 包围

Example sentences using "Encompass"

Q: Please show me example sentences with encompass.
A: A bright circular light encompassed them as they hugged
(Encompassed means surrounded/encircled in this case and in most cases)


This is an all-encompassing package that includes a monthly delivery of everything that you could possibly need
(All-encompassing means something comprehensive or something that includes a lot of smaller things)
Q: Please show me example sentences with encompass .
A: A teacher should encompass a variety of skills such as...
The home was encompassed by trees (the home was surrounded by trees)
Q: Please show me example sentences with encompass.
A: "The exam will encompass everything we learned this semester."
"Their backyard was encompassed by a large fence."
"My work day could be encompassed in a single word: fantastic."

Synonyms of "Encompass" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between encompass and include ?
A: They are similar in meaning, but "encompass" basically means to include all aspects of something or to surround it completely.
Q: What is the difference between encompass and surround ?
A: If A surrounds B then B is inside of A, but not a part of it.
E.g. A bottle surrounds water.
If A encompasses B then B is a part of A.
E.g. Mathematics encompasses algebra.
Q: What is the difference between encompass and include ?
A: Encompass means to include or contain in an area
‘My week encompassed a lot of work’
(This word is not often used though)
Include means to make part of a set
‘I will include you on my list’
‘My week included a lot of work’
Q: What is the difference between encompass and include ?
A: About the same. Include is spoken much more often.

Translations of "Encompass"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? encompass
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