Part of speech: noun

A range of view or action; outlook; capacity for achievement; aim.

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Usage examples "scope":

  1. How full of vitality and animated contrasts seemed the small world that lay within the scope of vision as we gazed! - "The Story of Malta", Maturin M. Ballou.
  2. But any attempt to describe the religion of China would lead me far beyond the scope of this address. - "Studies in Literature and History", Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall.
  3. He was not allowed much time or scope, however, for observation. - "Lady Rose's Daughter", Mrs. Humphry Ward.