GRE Word List

ENCOMPASS

surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.

The meaning of the word encompass is surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers..

Random words

WordMeaning
lexicondictionary
truncatecut the top off; shorten
extraditionsurrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
visceralfelt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
smudgedirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
biennialevery two years
blandsoothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
contumaciousstubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
lachrymoseproducing tears; tearful
requisitenecessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary