Encompass vs Begird - What's the difference?

encompass | begird |


In lang=en terms the difference between encompass and begird

is that encompass is to go around, especially, to circumnavigate while begird is to bind with a band or girdle.

As verbs the difference between encompass and begird

is that encompass is to form a circle around; to encircle while begird is to bind with a band or girdle.

encompass

English

Verb

(es)
  • To form a circle around; to encircle.
  • To include within its scope; to circumscribe or go round so as to surround; to enclose; to contain.
  • To include completely; to describe fully or comprehensively.
  • This book on English grammar encompasses all irregular verbs.
  • To go around, especially, to circumnavigate.
  • Drake encompassed the globe.

    Synonyms

    * comprehend * embrace * include

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    begird

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To bind with a band or girdle.
  • To encircle, surround, as with a gird; inclose; encompass.
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