Definition of 'comprehension'
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With a thrill of comprehension Tesla saw what Jo-Beth was displaying to her brother. THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)In the wake of that sudden flash of comprehension followed a sickening shockwave. COMPULSION (2001)Her comprehension of the magical plane, her acceptance of it, was too far outside the range of normal parental behaviour. THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2001)
But any concern she had vanished in a sudden moment of comprehension. DESTROY THE KENTUCKY (2001)
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British English: comprehension /ˌkɒmprɪˈhɛnʃən/ NOUN
Comprehension is the ability to understand something or the process of understanding something.
This situation was beyond her comprehension.
- American English: comprehension
- Arabic: إِدْراك
- Brazilian Portuguese: compreensão
- Chinese: 理解
- Croatian: shvaćanje
- Czech: porozumění
- Danish: forståelse
- Dutch: begrip
- European Spanish: comprensión
- Finnish: ymmärtäminen
- French: compréhension
- German: Begriffsvermögen
- Greek: κατανόηση
- Italian: comprensione
- Japanese: 理解
- Korean: 이해
- Norwegian: oppfatning
- Polish: zrozumienie
- European Portuguese: compreensão
- Romanian: înțelegere
- Russian: понимание
- Spanish: comprensión
- Swedish: förståelse
- Thai: ความเข้าใจ
- Turkish: anlama
- Ukrainian: сприйняття
- Vietnamese: sự hiểu
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