Encompass vs Umbego - What's the difference?

encompass | umbego |


As verbs the difference between encompass and umbego

is that encompass is to form a circle around; to encircle while umbego is (obsolete) to go around.

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

    References

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    umbego

    English

    Verb

  • (obsolete) To go around.
  • (obsolete) To go about; encompass; encircle; surround.