Synonyms of encompass in English:

encompass


See definition of encompass

verb

1‘the ancient monument is encompassed by Hunsbury Country Park’

SYNONYMS

surround, enclose, ring, encircle, circumscribe, skirt, bound, border, fringe

close in, shut in, fence in, wall in, hedge in, hem in, confine

literary gird, girdle, engird

rare compass, environ

2‘the debates encompassed a vast range of subjects’

SYNONYMS

cover, embrace, include, incorporate, take in, contain, comprise, involve, deal with

formal comprehend