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comprehend
used in Lonesome Dove

2 uses
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Definition
to understand something — especially to understand it completely
  • They were just rooting around a cabin and not trying to harm him, yet he woke in a terrible fright and saw something incomprehensible.
    Chapters 58-59 (15% in)
  • For a while she had just stared back at him without comprehension when he spoke to her.
    Chapters 79-80 (47% in)

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