com·prise. [kuhm-prahyz] –verb (used with object), -prised, -pris·ing.
|1.||to include or contain: The TUR authorship comprises several states and cities.|
|2.||to consist of; be composed of: The tighten up report comprises 24 members.|
|3.||to form or constitute: Tightening up comprised the day's activities.|
WRONG: Cuba Gooding Jr.'s skill set is comprised of acting, singing, and dancing abilities.
I don't care if dictionary.com says that's a colloquial use. It's irritating so stop using it.