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  Words related to apprehend

Related / Similar Words: get the picture, comprehend, savvy, dig, grasp, compass, collar, nail, arrest, pick up, nab, cop, quail at

 

Definition:
  • get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?";
  • take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals";
  • anticipate with dread or anxiety;

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    Hyponyms: figure, catch on, get wise, get onto, tumble, latch on, cotton on, twig, get it, intuit, digest

     

    Entailments: fear, dread

     

    Derivational Morphology: understanding, apprehension, discernment, savvy, knower, apprehender, appreciation, grasp, hold, grasping, comprehension, bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig, pickup, arrest, catch, collar, pinch, taking into custody, apprehensiveness, dread, misgiving

     

     
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