Definition of "comprehend" [com•pre•hend]

  • (verb-transitive) To take in the meaning, nature, or importance of; grasp. See Synonyms at apprehend.
  • (verb-transitive) To take in as a part; include. See Synonyms at include.

Use "comprehend" in a sentence

  • "And under no latitude of construction will the term comprehend consuls."
  • "What these persons fail to comprehend is that the rules were written by God, and God does not allow any of these 4 tactics."
  • "Of course, what nobody can comprehend, is how the IDF has managed to dehumanize the Palestinians to such extent that they can brutal kill women and children."

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