Definisi 'compass'
English to English
noun
1 navigational instrument for finding directions
source: wordnet30
2 an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:
Example:
• the range of a supersonic jet
• a piano has a greater range than the human voice
• the ambit of municipal legislation
• within the compass of this article
• within the scope of an investigation
• outside the reach of the law
• in the political orbit of a world power
source: wordnet30
3 the limit of capability
Example:
• within the compass of education
source: wordnet30
4 drafting instrument used for drawing circles
source: wordnet30
5 A passing round; circuit; circuitous course.
source: webster1913
verb
6 bring about; accomplish
Example:
• This writer attempts more than his talents can compass
source: wordnet30
7 travel around, either by plane or ship
Example:
• We compassed the earth
source: wordnet30
8 get the meaning of something
Example:
• Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?
source: wordnet30
9 To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
range, straddle, run, scopal, archaicism, archaism, navigational instrument, drafting instrument, extent, capability, capableness, understand, circle, approximate range, ballpark, confines, contrast, ken, figure,

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