Part of speech:
To have as part of something larger; include:
To choose and follow (a course)
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
To stay close to:
To force one's way:
To help or assist, particularly in an emotional sense.
To receive or accept with pleasure or satisfaction
To have in it; hold, enclose, or include
To be composed of or contain:
To include and provide for; take into account
To bring into a group, class, set, or total as a (new) part or member.
The definition of comprehensive is covered widely or understood fully.
Formed into or organized and maintained as a legal corporation.
(US, military) Written Presidential certificate recognizing service by personnel who died or were wounded in action between 1917 and 1918, or who died in service between 1941 and 1947, or died of wounds received in Korea between June 27, 1950 and July 27, 1954. Service of civilians who died overseas or as a result of injury or disease contracted while serving in a civilian capacity with the United States Armed Forces during the dates and/or in areas prescribed is in like manner recognized.
The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.
To understand as having a specific meaning.
To touch or stroke in an affectionate or loving manner.
The definition of circumscribe means to draw a circle around something, or to close off or restrict.
To hold fast or adhere to something, as by grasping, sticking, embracing, or entwining:
Clutch is defined as to grasp or hold tightly.
To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
Cradle is defined as to put in a low bed for an infant or to hold in a protective manner.
To give a bodily form to; incarnate.
To enclose protectively.
To move in a circle around
To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
To crowd (things) together; to mingle confusedly; to assemble without order or system.
To combine or join with something already formed; make part of another thing; include; embody
To show love for by embracing, fondling, kissing, etc.
To make an effort to address the needs of a group or community. Often used with out:
To draw close or hold closely, as for comfort or in affection; hug.
To wind, as one thread around another, or as any flexible substance around another body.
To relieve of care or suffering:
To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
To refuse to believe or accept; reject:
To have no trust, faith, or confidence in; doubt; suspect
To refuse to accept (someone) as a lover, spouse, or friend; rebuff.
To refuse to accept socially; avoid having social contact with:
To conceal in the bosom; hide
To use or exhibit in action:
To draw or hold within itself; include
To implement, to employ, to put into use.
To have to do with; affect; concern
To offer in good faith; pledge:
To hold dear; feel or show love for
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