inclusive


inclusive
inclusive in‧clu‧sive [ɪnˈkluːsɪv] adjective
1. an inclusive price, cost etc includes everything that has to be paid or includes the cost of a particular thing:
inclusive of

• The stated price is inclusive of meals.

2. 1-10 inclusive/​July to January inclusive etc including 1 and 10 and all the numbers in between, July and January and all the months in between etc:

• paragraphs 2 to 4 inclusive

3. inclusive holiday/​vacation/​package TRAVEL including everything, for example flight, hotel and meals, in the price; = ALL-INCLUSIVE:

• inclusive package tours to the Costa Brava

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inclusive UK US /ɪnˈkluːsɪv/ adjective
containing or including a particular thing: inclusive of sth »

The house and grounds, inclusive of all outbuildings, belong to my client.

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Although you were given an estimate inclusive of fees, the actual repair could be much higher.

COMMERCE an inclusive price includes everything: »

Two weeks in one of the harbourside studios is £620 per person (inclusive).

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We can organize the entire wedding for one inclusive price.

See also ALL-INCLUSIVE(Cf. ↑all-inclusive)
[after noun] UK including the first and last date or number stated: »

The consultation period runs from December 2011 to April 2012 inclusive.

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Children from age 13 to 17 inclusive are allowed to participate.

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY including many different types of people, who are treated fairly and equally: »

Company retreats were socially inclusive, with janitors and board members sharing cabins.

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We made sure the discussions were fully inclusive by inviting the community to participate.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • inclusive — 1. Adverbio que propia y originariamente significa, pospuesto a un sustantivo, ‘incluyendo entre lo considerado lo que designa dicho sustantivo’: «En Olivos cursé hasta tercer año inclusive» (Martínez Perón [Arg. 1989]). Se usa con frecuencia en… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • inclusive — adverbio 1. (pospuesto a la palabra a la que se refiere) Incluido. Antónimo: exclusive. Observaciones: Indica que el elemento al que se refiere está dentro del grupo del que se habla, y que, además, dicho elemento es el último de la serie: Los… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Inclusive — In*clu sive, a. [Cf. F. inclusif.] [1913 Webster] 1. Inclosing; encircling; surrounding. [1913 Webster] The inclusive verge Of golden metal that must round my brow. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Comprehending the stated limit or extremes; as, from… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inclusive — ► ADJECTIVE 1) including all the expected or required services or items. 2) (inclusive of) containing (a specified element) as part of a whole. 3) (after a noun ) between the limits stated: the ages of 55 to 59 inclusive. 4) not excluding any… …   English terms dictionary

  • inclusive — [in klo͞o′siv; ] also [, in klo͞o′ziv] adj. [LL inclusivus < L inclusus, pp. of includere] 1. including or tending to include; esp., taking everything into account; reckoning everything 2. including the terms, limits, or extremes mentioned… …   English World dictionary

  • inclusive — |ívè| adv. O mesmo que inclusivamente.   ‣ Etimologia: latim inclusive …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • inclusive — (Del lat. escolástico inclusīve, y este del lat. inclūsus, incluso). adv. m. Incluyendo el último objeto nombrado …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Inclusīve — (abgekürzt incl., lat.), einschließlich …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • inclusive — I adjective all embracing, broad, comprehensive, comprising, consisting of, containing, embodying, embracing, encircling, enclosing, exhaustive, extensive, full, general, inclusory, sweeping, total, vast, wide II index broad, complete (all… …   Law dictionary

  • inclusive — (adj.) mid 15c., from M.L. inclusivus, from L. inclus , pp. stem of includere (see INCLUDE (Cf. include)). Related: Inclusively; inclusiveness …   Etymology dictionary


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