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apprehend
used in Middlemarch

3 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
apprehend the situation
Definition
to understand or perceive (see or become aware of)
  • "You have been led to this, I apprehend, by some slanders concerning me uttered by that unhappy creature," said Bulstrode, anxious now to know the utmost.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (61% in)
apprehend = understand
  • Wrench came, but did not apprehend anything serious, spoke of a "slight derangement," and did not speak of coming again on the morrow.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (34% in)
apprehend = find
There are no more uses of "apprehend" flagged with this meaning in Middlemarch.

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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • "It is a serious case, I apprehend," said the banker, before Lydgate began to speak.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (65% in)

There are no more uses of "apprehend" in Middlemarch.

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