The definition of comprising means containing, including or composed of.verb
An example of comprising is the color orange combining yellow and red, such as orange is comprising yellow and red.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of comprise
- to include; contain
- to consist of; be composed of: a nation comprising thirteen states
- to make up; form; constitute: in this sense still regarded by a few as a loose usage: a nation comprised of thirteen states
Origin: ME comprisen < OFr compris, pp. of comprendre < L comprehendere, comprehend
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