Thesaurus

comprise

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of comprise

  1. 1 to be made up of the mall comprises three department stores and 80 smaller shops selling specialized goods Synonyms of comprise consist (of), contain, muster Words Related to comprise comprehend, embrace, encompass, entail, include, involve, take in; assimilate, embody, incorporate

  2. 2 to be all the substance of at the time, about 100,000 fighting men and women comprised our military force in that country Synonyms of comprise compose, constitute, form, make upWords Related to comprise embody, epitomize, incarnate, incorporate, integrate, materialize, personify, substantiate; complement, complete, supplement; fill (out), flesh (out)

comprise was our Word of the Day on 11/10/2013. Hear the podcast!



Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

spoken rather than written

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!