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compasses

noun , plural of compass

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1 a guiding or motivating purpose or principle
  • a young go-getter who lost his moral compass in the course of his quest for fame and fortune
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2 an area over which activity, capacity, or influence extends
  • within the compass of my voice
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3 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • within the compass of the city walls
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