all-encompassing

Meaning(s)

1. including or covering everything or everyone

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an all-encompassing plan/solution

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The phrase 'all-encompassing' is an adjective meaning broad or wide-reaching in scope. Something 'all-encompassing' takes into account everything related to what is being examined or discussed. Similar phrases include 'across the board' and 'all-inclusive.' This adjective can be used in social and professional contexts.

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  1. It's unlikely an all-encompassing agreement will be found between the two parties.
  2. The facilities in the gym are all-encompassing there is something for everyone including a family room and a children's gym.

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  1. The all-encompassing document outlined the company's strategic plan going forward.
  2. Our company wiki is an all-encompassing guide to every facet of running the company.

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