|1.||[ verb ] get the meaning of something|
|Synonyms:||comprehend grasp apprehend get_the_picture compass dig|
"Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
|Related terms:||understand catch_on figure digest intuit understanding grasping comprehension|
|2.||[ noun ] (psychology) the cognitive condition of someone who understands|
|Synonyms:||understanding apprehension discernment|
"he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"
|Related terms:||knowing appreciation comprehension insight realization grasping hindsight self-knowledge comprehension smattering understand get_the_picture|