- vt. 围绕；包围；包括；完成
include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory;
"This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"
"this should cover everyone in the group"
- The prison is encompassed by high walls.
- The voices of people and sounds of cars encompass his path.
- The general arts at the university encompass a wide range of subjects.
His throne was encompassed with domestic enemies.出自： Gibbon
Living in a little capsule, encompassed by a huge unknown wilderness.出自： A. Moorehead
Human experience encompasses much more than any given system of thought can express.出自： V. F. Weisskopf