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Definitions for inclusive
ɪnˈklu sɪvin·clu·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inclusiveadjective

    including much or everything; and especially including stated limits

    "an inclusive art form"; "an inclusive fee"; "his concept of history is modern and inclusive"; "from Monday to Friday inclusive"


  1. inclusiveadjective

    including (almost) everything within its scope

    An inclusive list of Wiki formats

  2. inclusiveadjective

    including the extremes as well as the area between

    Numbers 1 to 10 inclusive

  3. inclusiveadjective

    of, or relating to the first person plural pronoun when including the person being addressed

    As the we in If you want, we could go back to my place for coffee.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inclusiveadjective

    inclosing; encircling; surrounding

    Etymology: [Cf. F. inclusif.]

  2. Inclusiveadjective

    comprehending the stated limit or extremes; as, from Monday to Saturday inclusive, that is, taking in both Monday and Saturday; -- opposed to exclusive

    Etymology: [Cf. F. inclusif.]

Editors Contribution

  1. inclusive

    To include what is accurate, specific, fair and just.

    The business was inclusive and ensured there is proactive communication between employees and management.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inclusive in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inclusive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of inclusive in a Sentence

  1. Interim Superintendent Scott A. Ziegler:

    In explaining LCPS'equity priorities, it might be helpful to state what they are not. They are not an effort to indoctrinate students and staff into a particular philosophy or theory. What they are is an effort to provide a welcoming, inclusive, affirming environment for all students, lCPS'work on equity is a journey that requires the commitment of staff at all levels. I feel the staff'swork, which has been sustained, honest and undertaken in good faith, has been misrepresented recently by some members of the public.

  2. Jill Pantozzi:

    If you put toys down in front of kids and don't give them labels, they'll play with all of them and I think some companies are finally becoming aware of that, i think the way we market items has changed and will continue to change to be inclusive, but the trickle down from our media plays a big role. More women in lead roles mean more toys of women. And everyone is allowed to play with them.

  3. Harvey Makadon:

    While it’s nice to informally know there are certain doctors who are welcoming and inclusive of LGBT individuals, it does not mean it’s quality care.

  4. Mel Jones:

    The recommendations put forward we know is a value-driven thing about making cricket as inclusive as we can. This isn’t a tokenistic ‘let’s grab a headline.’ This is just our day-to-day workings.

  5. Alleged Sexual Assault Claims Rashad:

    He's a genius. He is generous. He is kind. He's inclusive, what has happened is declaration in the media of guilt without proof.

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