Explicație compass în Dicționarul Englez Englez

compass

('kəmpəs )

substantiv
navigational instrument for finding directions
substantiv
drafting instrument used for drawing circles
substantiv
an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:
"the range of a supersonic jet"
"the ambit of municipal legislation"
"within the compass of this article"
"within the scope of an investigation"
"outside the reach of the law"
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substantiv
the limit of capability
"within the compass of education"

verb
get the meaning of something
"Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

verb
travel around, either by plane or ship
"We compassed the earth"

verb
bring about
accomplish
"This writer attempts more than his talents can compass"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) ambit, grasp, orbit, range, reach, scope
(verb) apprehend, circumnavigate, comprehend, dig, savvy