Synonyms for Contains:

v.

contains (verb)
encloses, comprises, holds, includes, accommodates, stows, receives.
encloses (verb)
corrals, encircles, cages, embraces, imprisons, encompasses, impounds, Traps, confines, fences, surrounds, envelops, covers.

Usage examples for contains

  1. But the letter paper inside contains not a word of writing. – Echoes of the War by J. M. Barrie
  2. Teuffel- Schwabe's great work contains a vast deal that the ordinary student does not want; and it does not contain a certain amount which will, I believe, be found in the present book, the materials for which have been gathered from a wide range of reading. – The Student's Companion to Latin Authors by George Middleton Thomas R. Mills