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fathom -- as in: can't fathom
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The Two Towers
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  • There was some link between Isengard and Mordor, which I have not yet fathomed.
  • Thirty ells, or say, about eighteen fathom: that’s no more than your guess at the height of the cliff.’
  • His face was long, with a high forehead, he had deep darkling eyes, hard to fathom, though the look that they now bore was grave and benevolent, and a little weary.

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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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