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Translation of "comprehend" - English-Spanish dictionary

comprehend

verb /kompriˈhend/
(formal) to understand
comprender
It’s difficult to comprehend why he put his life at risk in such a way.
(formal) to include
comprender
De Witt’s Land comprehends all the north-west coast of De Witt’s New Holland.
comprehensible adjective capable of being understood
comprensible
He was drunk and his speech was barely comprehensible.
comprehension /-ʃən/ noun the act or power of understanding
comprensión
After reading the passage, the teacher asked questions to test the children’s comprehension.
comprehensive /-siv/ adjective including many things
completo, extenso
The school curriculum is very comprehensive.
comprehensively adverb
exhaustivamente
Technical terms unfamiliar to the beginner are comprehensively explained in the glossary.
comprehensiveness noun
amplitud
a massive work noted for its comprehensiveness.
comprehensive school noun (in Britian) a state school that provides education for children of all abilities
instituto de enseñanza secundaria
He went to the local comprehensive school.
Translations of “comprehend”
in Arabic يَفهَم…
in Korean 이해하다…
in Malaysian memahami, merangkumi…
in French comprendre…
in Turkish anlamak, kavramak…
in Italian comprendere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 充分理解, 領悟…
in Russian понимать…
in Polish pojmować…
in Vietnamese hiểu, bao gồm…
in Portuguese compreender…
in Thai ทำให้เข้าใจ, รวมถึง…
in German begreifen, einschließen…
in Catalan comprendre…
in Japanese ~を理解する…
in Indonesian mengerti, mencakup…
in Chinese (Simplified) 充分理解, 领悟…
(Definition of comprehend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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