What is another word for comprise?

2110 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ kəmpɹˈa͡ɪz], [ kəmpɹˈa‍ɪz], [ k_ə_m_p_ɹ_ˈaɪ_z]

Comprise is a versatile verb that expresses the idea of including or containing. If you wish to avoid repetition in your writing or want to use a synonym that is more fitting to the sentence, there are several options to choose from. Some common alternatives to comprise are incorporate, encompass, involve, contain, embrace, and consist of. Other possibilities include involve, take in, number among, be composed of, and make up. Before you decide which synonym to use, consider the context of your writing and choose the one that best fits the tone and message you want to convey.

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What are the hypernyms for Comprise?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Comprise?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for comprise (as verbs)

    • stative
      be.

What are the opposite words for comprise?

Comprise is a word that means "to include or contain". Its antonyms, therefore, are words that mean "to exclude or not include". Some possible antonyms include "exclude", "omit", "lack", "miss", and "leave out". Each of these words expresses the opposite concept of comprising, that is, not counting something as part of the whole. To use an example, a sentence that comprises all these antonyms would read: "The list of candidates for the job opportunity doesn't comprise people who lack experience, have missing qualifications, or have been omitted from consideration.

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Usage examples for Comprise

The grounds are long rather than wide, and comprise the slope towards the valley and the stretch along the summit of the ridge, where beech, oak, and chestnut shade with their green and solemn presences a garden of shorn turf and border flowers.
"Lady-John-Russell"
MacCarthy, Desmond
On the contrary it has the sole right to initiate, as well as to frame, the measures it submits to the House; and these comprise, in fact, almost all the important bills that are enacted.
"The Government of England (Vol. I)"
A. Lawrence Lowell
Luckily, he is sure not to do so; he will never consent to your abandoning for his sake a career which must seem to you to comprise every earthly happiness.
"Under a Charm, Vol. III. (of III) A Novel"
E. Werner

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