Is ENCOMPASSING a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'encompassing'


  1. ENCOMPASSING, closely encircling
  2. ENCOMPASSING, broad in scope or content


  1. ENCOMPASSING, to include (something) as a part
  2. ENCOMPASSING, to cover or surround (an area)

Synonyms for 'encompassing'

Antonyms for 'encompassing'

The word ENCOMPASSING is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'encompassing' in a sentence

  1. The district encompasses most of the downtown area.
  2. a neighborhood encompassed by a highway

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