inclusive

play
adjective in·clu·sive \in-ˈklü-siv, -ziv\

Definition of inclusive

  1. 1 :  comprehending stated limits or extremes <from Monday to Friday inclusive>

  2. 2 a :  broad in orientation or scope b :  covering or intended to cover all items, costs, or services

inclusively

adverb

inclusiveness

noun

Examples of inclusive in a sentence

  1. <a butterfly expert with an inclusive knowledge of his subject>

15th Century

First Known Use of inclusive

15th century


INCLUSIVE Defined for English Language Learners

inclusive

play
adjective in·clu·sive \in-ˈklü-siv, -ziv\

Definition of inclusive for English Language Learners

  • : covering or including everything

  • : open to everyone : not limited to certain people

  • : including the stated limits and everything in between


INCLUSIVE Defined for Kids

inclusive

play
adjective in·clu·sive \in-ˈklü-siv, -ziv\

Definition of inclusive for Students

  1. 1 :  covering everything or all important points <an inclusive price>

  2. 2 :  including the stated limits and all in between <from ages three to ten inclusive>



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up inclusive? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

skillful, artistic, or intricate

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • hot-dog--hot-dog--hot-dog--hot-dog-cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ