Definitions for Comprehensiveˌkɒm prɪˈhɛn sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. comprehensive examination, comprehensive, comp(adj)

    an intensive examination testing a student's proficiency in some special field of knowledge

    "she took her comps in English literature"

  2. comprehensive(adj)

    including all or everything

    "comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"

  3. comprehensive(adj)

    broad in scope

    "a comprehensive survey of world affairs"

Wiktionary

  1. comprehensive(Noun)

    A comprehensive school.

  2. comprehensive(Adjective)

    Broadly or completely covering; including a large proportion of something.

  3. Origin: From comprehensivus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Comprehensive(adj)

    including much; comprising many things; having a wide scope or a full view

  2. Comprehensive(adj)

    having the power to comprehend or understand many things

  3. Comprehensive(adj)

    possessing peculiarities that are characteristic of several diverse groups

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Comprehensive' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2836

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Comprehensive' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4752

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Comprehensive' in Adjectives Frequency: #387

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Utah Senator Orrin Hatch:

    For too long, we've said 'Comprehensive or nothing,'.

  2. Timothy Hoyt:

    All of these survivors need comprehensive care, regardless of gender.

  3. Michael Botticelli:

    We are dealing with an opioid epidemic, and we need a comprehensive response.

  4. State John Kerry:

    We're here because we believe we're making real progress toward a comprehensive deal.

  5. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    Later this week, I will set out in parliament our comprehensive strategy for tackling ISIL.

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