What does comprehend mean?

To comprehend is to mentally grasp something’s complete nature or meaning. Comprehend is thus often a bit stronger than understand: for example, you may understand the instructions in a handbook without completely comprehending their purpose.

How do you spell comprehend in English?

verb (used with object)

to understand the nature or meaning of; grasp with the mind; perceive: He did not comprehend the significance of the ambassador’s remark. to take in or embrace; include; comprise: The course will comprehend all facets of Japanese culture.

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