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Definition of Comprehend

Comprehend

  1. To contain; to embrace; to include; as, the states comprehended in the Austrian Empire.
  2. To take in or include by construction or implication; to comprise; to imply.
  3. To take into the mind; to grasp with the understanding; to apprehend the meaning of; to understand.

Comprehend Quotations

Black people comprehend the South. We understand its weight. It has rested on our backs... I knew that my heart would break if ever I put my foot down on that soil, moist, still, with old hurts. I had to face the fear/loathing at its source or it would consume me whole.
Maya Angelou

I don't think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future. They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change.
Bob Dylan

The song 'What Goes Up' was inspired as I was playing the piano and reminiscing about the Spaceship One launches I witnessed in the Mojave desert. It is an awesome thing to comprehend the magnitude of what a human being dreams and imagines can be realized.
Vanna Bonta

Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Ludwig van Beethoven

He that will believe only what he can fully comprehend must have a long head or a very short creed.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
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Comprehend Translations

comprehend in German is begreifen
comprehend in Italian is rinchiudere, comprendere, capire
comprehend in Latin is video vidi visum
comprehend in Spanish is idear, encerrar

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