- Including is defined as containing.
If you invite the whole class, even the kid you do not like, this is an example of when you invite the class including the kid you don't like.
including definition by Webster's New World
Variant of include
- to shut up or in; enclose
- to have as part of a whole; contain; comprise: the cost includes taxes
- to consider as part of a whole; take into account; put in a total, category, etc.: to be included as a candidate
Origin: Middle English includen ; from Classical Latin includere ; from in-, in plush claudere, to shut, close