- The definition of inclusive is something that does not leave any part or group out.
An example of inclusive is a school that has students of all races and backgrounds.
inclusive definition by Webster's New World
- including or tending to include; esp., taking everything into account; reckoning everything
- including the terms, limits, or extremes mentioned: ten days, from the third to the twelfth inclusive
Origin: Late Latin inclusivus ; from Classical Latin inclusus, past participle of includere
inclusive definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Taking a great deal or everything within its scope; comprehensive: an inclusive survey of world economic affairs.
- Including the specified extremes or limits as well as the area between them: the numbers one to ten, inclusive.
- Linguistics Of, relating to, or being a first person plural pronoun that includes the addressee, such as we in the sentence If you're hungry, we could order some pizza.
- in·cluˈsive·ly adverb
- in·cluˈsive·ness noun
inclusive - Phrases/Idioms