Synonyms of purview
1 scopeDictionary • That, however, was beyond the purview of the court; it was a diplomatic matter.
scope • the scope of a novel
reach • The clothes they model are in easy reach of every woman.
range • The trees on the mountain within my range of vision had all been felled.
field • They are both experts in their field.
extent • an estate about seven or eight acres in extent
province • Industrial research is the province of the Department of Trade and Industry.
orbit • Eisenhower acknowledged that Hungary lay within the Soviet orbit.
sphere • the sphere of international politics
compass • Within the compass of a book of this size, such a comprehensive survey is not practicable.
ambit • medicines which fall outside the ambit of the price-fixing agreement
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• medicines which fall outside the ambit of the price-fixing agreement
compassIf something is within the compass of something or someone, it is within their limits or abilities.
• Within the compass of a book of this size, such a comprehensive survey is not practicable.
comprehensionComprehension is the ability to understand something.
• The situation was utterly beyond her comprehension.
Thesaurus for purview from the Collins English Thesaurus