Pronunciation:  US [ˈkʌmpəs] UK ['kʌmpəs]
  • n.Compass compass; compass; the official scope
  • v.Complete understanding; understanding; to be ... Surrounded by
  • WebCompass; compass; compass
accomplish achieve bring off carry off carry out commit perform do execute follow through (with) fulfill fulfil make negotiate perpetrate prosecute pull off put through


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