Meaning of COMPREHENSIVE in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kɒmprɪhensɪv ]
Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.
Something that is comprehensive includes everything that is needed or relevant.
The Rough Guide to Nepal is a comprehensive guide to the region.
In Britain, a comprehensive is a state school in which children of all abilities are taught together.
...Birmingham’s inner-city comprehensives...
She taught French at Cheam Comprehensive in South London.
N-COUNT ; N-IN-NAMES
Comprehensive is also an adjective.
He left comprehensive school at the age of 16.
ADJ : ADJ n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006