compass - definitions and synonyms

compass verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : bring about; accomplish

    Example Sentenses:

    • This writer attempts more than his talents can compass

  2. English Meaning: 

    : travel around, either by plane or ship

    Example Sentenses:

    • We compassed the earth

    Synonyms:

    circumnavigate
  3. English Meaning: 

    : get the meaning of something

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    سمجھنا - پوری طرح سمجھنا - ادراک کرنا - سمجھ لینا - پوری طرح سمجھ لینا - بوجھنا - درک کرنا - جاننا - ذہنی طور پر گرفت میں لے لینا - بات کی تہ کو پہنچ جانا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

compass noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : navigational instrument for finding directions

  2. English Meaning: 

    : an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    رینج - پہنچ - رسائی - دسترس - گھیرا - دائرہ - حدود - دائرہ عمل - پھیلاو - وسعت - محیط - حلقہ - حد بندی -

    Example Sentenses:

    • within the compass of this article

    • the range of a supersonic jet

    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice

    • the ambit of municipal legislation

    • within the scope of an investigation

    • outside the reach of the law

    • in the political orbit of a world power

    Synonyms:

    ambit / orbit / range / reach / scope
  3. English Meaning: 

    : the limit of capability

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    دائرہ کار - حد -

    Example Sentenses:

    • within the compass of education

    Synonyms:

    grasp / range / reach
  4. English Meaning: 

    : drafting instrument used for drawing circles