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fathom
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
to come to understand
  • I believe that this singular man, who appears to fathom the motives of every one, has purposely arranged for me to meet M. and Madame de Villefort, and sometimes, I confess, I have gone so far as to try to read in his eyes whether he was in possession of the secret of our love.
    Chapters 57-58 (44% in)

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