Bedeutung von “figure something/someone out” im Essential American English Dictionary

figure something/someone out

phrasal verb with figure us /ˈfɪɡ·jər/ verb present participle figuring, past tense and past participle figured

to think about and then understand something or someone:

I can’t figure this map out.

(Definition von “figure something/someone out” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)