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comprehending, present participle; comprehended, past tense; comprehends, 3rd person singular present; comprehended, past participle;
  1. Grasp mentally; understand
    • - he couldn't comprehend her reasons for marrying Lovat
    • - I simply couldn't comprehend what had happened
  2. Include, comprise, or encompass
    • - a divine order comprehending all men

  1. grok: get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
  2. perceive: to become aware of through the senses; "I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"
  3. embrace: include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"
  4. (comprehended) appreciated: fully understood or grasped; "dangers not yet appreciated"; "these apprehended truths"; "a thing comprehended is a thing known as fully as it can be known"
  5. (comprehension) an ability to understand the meaning or importance of something (or the knowledge acquired as a result); "how you can do that is beyond my comprehension"; "he was famous for his comprehension of American literature"
  6. (comprehension) inclusion: the relation of comprising something; "he admired the inclusion of so many ideas in such a short work"
  7. (Comprehension (logic)) In logic, the comprehension of an object is the totality of intensions, that is, attributes, characters, marks, properties, or qualities, that the object possesses, or else the totality of intensions that are pertinent to the context of a given discussion. ...
  8. to cover, include, or contain; to understand or grasp fully and thoroughly
  9. (comprehended) Understood; Included; comprised; contained
  10. (Comprehending) To generate insight by understanding the nature or meaning of an item or data set;
  11. (Comprehension) Demonstrative understanding of facts and ideas by organizing, comparing, translating, interpreting, giving descriptions, and stating main ideas.
  12. (Comprehension) To comprehend a fact or piece of information is to understand what it means. For example, we might understand that E=MC2 actually refers to a formula that...
  13. (Comprehension) classify, describe, discuss, explain, express, identify, indicate, locate, recognize, report, restate, review, select, translate.
  14. (Comprehension) in translation, interpretation, and extrapolation
  15. (Comprehension) Understanding of spoken, written, or gestural communication.
  16. (Comprehension) the ability to grasp meaning, explain, restate ideas, means understanding the basic information and translating, interpreting, and extrapolating it.
  17. (Comprehension) The second level of student ability in Bloom's taxonomy is called "comprehension" and requires a student to demonstrate an understanding of the information. ...
  18. (comprehension) The reason for reading: understanding what the words mean.
  19. (Comprehension) Match, Restate, Paraphrase, Rewrite, Give examples, Express, Illustrate, Explain, Defend, Distinguish, Summarize, Interrelate, Interpret, Extend
  20. (Comprehension) Focuses on meaning and intent of the material. The ability to understand th literal meaning of the subject matter. ...
  21. (Comprehension) entails the ability to give meaning to information.
  22. (2. Comprehension) The ability to grasp or construct meaning from material. Examples of verbs that relate to this function are:
  23. (Comprehension) (Lower order questions)
  24. (Comprehension) (Standards that ask the learner to summarize or paraphrase given information)
  25. (Comprehension) A developer understands ASP.Net and can describe ASP.Net in his or her own words.  They understand the flow of the event lifecycle and can describe it.