Definition of compass:
breadth, periphery, borderline, check, verge, nail, cover, master, range, clutches, E., quail at, electron orbit, cardinal point, stove, image, cathode-ray oscilloscope, cop, accomplish, get the picture, apprehend, arena, clench, hold on, grind, orbit, delve, extension, fringe, easternmost, polestar, setting, grip, embrace, focus, direction, collar, amplitude, east, end, chain, kitchen stove, swing, capacity, labour, purview, moil, territory, grasp, bound, scope, arrest, poke, comprehend, cooking stove, procure, lodestar, hold, reaching, hem, range of mountains, margin, mountain chain, triangle, restriction, set square, eye socket, rim, clasp, reach, kitchen range, orbital cavity, sweep, edge, skirting, attain, confines, cynosure, expanse, win, mountain range, brim, pick up, range of a function, savvy, excavate, sphere, acquire, obtain, edging, theodolite, grok, slide rule, limitation, plumb line, arrive at, prod, boundary, bearing, get, skirt, width, restraint, dig, ambit, limit, circumnavigate, ability, compasses, nab, telescope, drudge, travail, dig up, achieve, extent, appreciation, chain of mountains, cut into, background, toil, control, dimension, constraint, eastward, cranial orbit, hollow, realm, turn over, secure, frame, stab, area, domain, celestial orbit, encompass, perimeter, earn, dividers, oscilloscope, clutch, labor, extent, jab, easterly, dig out, perceive, stretch, field, gain.
- gauge (part of speech: noun)
- roundabout (part of speech: noun)
- instrument (part of speech: noun)
- "The Ascent of the Matterhorn", Edward Whymper.
- "Expedition into Central Australia", Charles Sturt.
- "Audrey", Mary Johnston.