Definisi 'compass'

English to English
noun
1 navigational instrument for finding directions Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: Terjemahkan
Example:
the range of a supersonic jet
a piano has a greater range than the human voice
the ambit of municipal legislation
within the compass of this article
within the scope of an investigation
outside the reach of the law
in the political orbit of a world power
source: wordnet30

3 the limit of capability Terjemahkan
Example:
within the compass of education
source: wordnet30

4 drafting instrument used for drawing circles Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

5 A passing round; circuit; circuitous course. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
6 bring about; accomplish Terjemahkan
Example:
This writer attempts more than his talents can compass
source: wordnet30

7 travel around, either by plane or ship Terjemahkan
Example:
We compassed the earth
source: wordnet30

8 get the meaning of something Terjemahkan
Example:
Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?
source: wordnet30

9 To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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