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fathom -- as in: can't fathom
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The Awakening
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  • "Could any one fathom the cruelty beneath that fair exterior?" murmured Robert.
  • This is some passing whim of your wife, due to some cause or causes which you and I needn’t try to fathom.

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  • When I look at the shift my life has made in the past eight months, I can’t fathom what my life will be eight months from now.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • He couldn’t fathom why WICKED felt it was so important to keep their minds clean of memory.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials

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