Definition of All-embracing in English :

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All-embracing meaning in English

Meaning of All-embracing in English

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1. across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wide

broad in scope or content

Example Sentences:
'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'
'granted him wide powers'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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including everyone or everything
His hospitality was instantaneous and all-embracing.
the all-embracing nature of his work

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Applying to or including everything: an all-embracing definition of art.

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