As verbs the difference between encompassed and circumcinct
is that encompassed
) while circumcinct
As an adjective circumcinct is
girdled about, encompassed.
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.
To go around, especially, to circumnavigate.
- This book on English grammar encompasses all irregular verbs.
- Drake encompassed the globe.
girdled about, encompassed