all-embracing

adjective
all-em·​brac·​ing | \ ˌȯ-lim-ˈbrā-siŋ How to pronounce all-embracing (audio) \

Definition of all-embracing

: complete, sweeping an all-embracing theory

First Known Use of all-embracing

circa 1600, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of all-embracing was circa 1600

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“All-embracing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all-embracing. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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