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comprehend
used in The Two Towers

3 uses
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Definition
to understand something — especially to understand it completely
  • Gandalf would ascend into the tower, to discuss deep things beyond their comprehension in the high chambers of Orthanc.
    3.10 -- Book 3 Chapter 10 -- The Voice of Saruman (54% in)
  • I fear I am beyond your comprehension.
    3.10 -- Book 3 Chapter 10 -- The Voice of Saruman (57% in)
  • 'The star-glass?' muttered Frodo, as one answering out of sleep, hardly comprehending.
    4.9 -- Book 4 Chapter 9 -- Shelob's Lair (31% in)

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