Synonyms for Comprehend:


contain, fall/fit into place, make sense of something, deduce, comprise, work out, include, see the light, have a feel for something, get the idea, involve. conceive, see, take in, fathom, accept, make out, follow, ken, twig, sense, get. knowledge. have, subsume, embody. comprehend (noun)
compass, get the picture, perceive, savvy, encompass, cover, apprehend, dig, grasp, embrace.


include (verb)
contain, embrace, embody, comprise, encompass, involve, subsume.
interpret (verb)
know (verb)
perceive, recognize, know, discern.
learn (verb)
digest, understand, realize, learn, read, grasp, absorb, master, study, discover, glean, assimilate.
understand (verb)
conceive, have, get the picture, take in, perceive, read, see, make out, discern, grasp, fathom, assimilate, know, apprehend, dig, savvy, get.

Other synonyms:

deduce, subsume, ken, contain, include. involve, take in, twig, comprise, see. work out, embody. follow. have, accept. get. contain
get the idea.
Other relevant words:
conceive, compass, embrace, see the light, deduce, encompass, embody, include, have, comprise, savvy, work out, get, contain, make out, cover, knowledge, sense, ken, apprehend, follow, get the idea, accept, dig, see, fathom, involve, get the picture, twig, subsume.

Usage examples for comprehend

  1. They cannot comprehend him,- he in turn Is far too proud to wish to fathom them. – Early Plays Catiline, The Warrior's Barrow, Olaf Liljekrans by Henrik Ibsen
  2. " I cannot comprehend you. – The Story of a Dewdrop by J. R. Macduff
  3. He looked at me, as if he did not clearly comprehend and said, " Why, I guess not." – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall