Compass

Pronunciation of Compass
/kˈʌmpəs/, /kˈʌmpəs/, /k_ˈʌ_m_p_ə_s/

Synonyms for compass:

Sense 1

girt, nw, magnetic north, northernmost, begird, sth, capacity, northwesterly, ken, girth, magnetic pole, northerly, Engird, eastwards, define, seize, westerly, true north, purview, westward, northwards, se, northeastern, sw, cincture, southerly, Engirdle, southernmost, southwesterly, environ, southern, westwards, westernmost, southeast, northward, southward, cardinal point, length, southeasterly, eastward, northeast, southwest, easternmost, northeasterly, northwestern.

Sense 2

encircle, realm, periphery, perimeter, easterly, twig, hedge, fathom, north, read, south, northwest, contrive, hem, S, degree.

Sense 3

girdle, W, bearing, gird, ne, west, N, western.

Sense 4

east, understand.

Sense 5

know, upper, conceive.

Sense 6

beset, extension.

Sense 7

band.

Sense 8

accept.

Sense 10

see.

Sense 11

follow.

Sense 13

point.

Sense 16

catch.

Sense 19

take.

breadth

expanse.

comprehend

comprehend, comprise.

encircle

wreathe, Engird, Engirdle, ring.

girt

girt.

scope

breadth, scope.

skyline

horizon.

space

place, radius.

spread

span.

take

take.

Sense 2 (noun)

easterly, east, eastward, bearing, edge, easternmost, periphery, cardinal point, perimeter.

Sense 3 (noun)

capacity.

Sense 4 (noun)

extension, extent, purview, realm, sweep.

boundary (noun)

expanse, extent, boundary.

boundary, periphery (noun)

extent, ambit, realm, domain, scope, expanse, radius, sweep, area, perimeter, circumference, circuit, field, purview, range, orbit, stretch, circle, sphere, confines, reach.

compass (noun)

circumnavigate, ambit, scope, savvy, reach, apprehend, orbit, get the picture, dig, grasp, comprehend, range.

degree (noun)

extent.

extent (noun)

breadth, extent, sweep, ambit.

gauge (noun)

vernier, level, scale, ruler, dial, transit, square, protractor, gauge, T square, log, line, straightedge, calipers, micrometer, tape measure, sextant, rod, rule, yardstick.

outline (noun)

boundary.

roundabout (noun)

circumference, circularity, loop, circuitousness, annulus, ring, circus, roundabout, areola, hemisphere, circuit, halo, circle, orbit.

achieve, get (verb)

execute, procure, accomplish, attain, fulfill, gain, perform, obtain.

enclose (verb)

encircle, environ, girdle, gird, beset, ring, encompass.

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