Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de apprehend

(verbo) 
Definition
to arrest and take into custody
Police have not apprehended the perpetrator.
Sinônimos
arrest
Seven people were arrested for minor offences.
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catch
Police say they are confident of catching the killer.
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lift (slang)
a cartoonish device lifted from a Laurel and Hardy sequence
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nick (slang, mainly British)
The police nicked me for carrying an offensive weapon.
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capture
The police gave chase and captured him as he was trying to escape.
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seize
Men carrying sub-machine guns seized the five soldiers.
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run in (slang)
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take
Marines went in and took 15 prisoners.
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nail (informal)
The police have been trying to nail him for years.
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bust (informal)
They were busted for possession of cannabis.
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collar (informal)
As Kerr fled towards the exit, Boycott collared him.
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pinch (informal)
He was pinched for doing 31 mph.
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nab (informal)
He stayed on the run for weeks before the authorities nabbed him.
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take prisoner
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feel your collar (slang)
Opostos
(verbo) 
Definition
to grasp (something) mentally
Only now can I begin to apprehend the power of these forces.
Sinônimos
understand
I think you understand my meaning.
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know
Hire someone with experience, someone who knows about real estate.
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imagine
I imagine you're referring to me.
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realize
As soon as we realized what was going on, we moved the children away.
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recognize
I recognize my own shortcomings.
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appreciate
She never really appreciated the depth of the conflict.
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perceive
He was beginning to perceive the true nature of their relationship.
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grasp
The Government has not yet grasped the seriousness of the crisis.
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conceive
We now cannot conceive of a world without electricity.
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comprehend
I just cannot comprehend your attitude.
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get the message
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get the picture
Opostos
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be unaware of
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be unconscious of
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be at cross-purposes
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get your lines crossed

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of appreciate
Definition
to be aware of and understand
She never really appreciated the depth of the conflict.
Sinônimos
be aware of,
take account of,
be sensitive to,
be conscious of,
be alive to,
be cognizant of
in the sense of bust
Definition
(of the police) to raid or search (a place) or arrest (someone)
They were busted for possession of cannabis.
Sinônimos
lift (slang),
cop (slang),
nail (informal),
collar (informal),
nab (informal),
feel your collar (slang)
in the sense of capture
Definition
to take by force
The police gave chase and captured him as he was trying to escape.
Sinônimos
bag,
nail (informal),
collar (informal),
nab (informal),
lift (slang),
take prisoner,
take into custody,
feel your collar (slang)

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