Comprehend - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Comprehend.

GET
GRASP
KNOW
SEE
UNDERSTAND
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GET
  1. acquire as a result of some effort or action; "You cannot get water out of a stone"; "Where did she get these news?"
  2. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard";
  3. attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
  4. give certain properties to something; "get someone mad"; "She made us look silly"; "He made a fool of himself at the meeting"; "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear"
  5. overcome or destroy; "The ice storm got my hibiscus"; "the cat got the goldfish"
  6. cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
  7. earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher; "He drew a base on balls"
  8. enter or assume a certain state or condition; "He became annoyed when he
GRASP
  1. the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"
  2. an intellectual hold or understanding; "a good grip on French history"; "they kept a firm grip on the two top priorities"; "he was in the grip of a powerful emotion"; "a terrible power had her in its grasp"
  3. the limit of capability;
  4. understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices"
  5. get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
  6. hold firmly
KNOW
  1. be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about; "I know that the President lied to the people"; "I want to know who is winning the game!"; "I know it's time"
  2. be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt; "I know that I left the key on the table"; "Galileo knew that the earth moves around the sun"
  3. know how to do or perform something; "She knows how to knit"; "Does your husband know how to cook?"
  4. have fixed in the mind; "I know Latin"; "This student knows her irregular verbs"; "Do you know the poem well enough to recite it?"
  5. have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations; "I know the feeling!"; "have you ever known hunger?"; "I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict"; "The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare"; "I lived through two divorces"
  6. perceive as familiar; "I know this vo
SEE
  1. go or live through; "We had many trials to go through"; "he saw action in Viet Nam"
  2. perceive or be contemporaneous with;
  3. perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight; "You have to be a good observer to see all the details"; "Can you see the bird in that tree?"; "He is blind--he cannot see"
  4. see and understand, have a good eye; "The artist must first learn to see"
  5. perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; "Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea"
  6. observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
  7. get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally; "I learned that she has two grown-up children"; "I see that you have been promoted"
  8. see or watch; "view a show on television"; "This program will be seen all over the world"
UNDERSTAND
  1. know and comprehend the nature or meaning of; "She did not understand her husband"; "I understand what she means"
  2. perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; "Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea"
  3. believe to be the case;
  4. make sense of a language;
  5. be understanding of; "You don't need to explain--I understand!"
Clue Database Last Updated: 25/04/2019 9:00am

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