Sentence Examples


  • She knelt in front of him and stood on her knees, lifting her arms to encompass his neck.
  • Vortigern is said to have granted Hengest as much land as an ox-hide could encompass, and the hide being cut into strips the site of Tong Castle was accordingly marked out.
  • Verse 43a: " Thou didst encompass with " (rg.;trom p; Hos.
  • (This definition does not encompass acts of terrorism such as the Oklahoma City Bombing or 9/11, which I will address later).
  • Let the bold and insolent Goliath from the borders of France encompass the realms of Russia with death-bearing terrors; humble Faith, the sling of the Russian David, shall suddenly smite his head in his bloodthirsty pride.

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