Part of speech:
(Slang) To have understanding:
(Intransitive) To think, believe, or be of opinion; to understand; to suppose.
To surround; encircle:
To grasp mentally; understand
To take firmly and hold fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.
To capture physically; seize:
To furnish with something that extends or stretches over
To struggle (with) in attempting to handle, maneuver, or manipulate something
To have sympathy or tolerance:
Struggle is defined as to do something with difficulty.
(Informal) To irritate; annoy:
To attempt to grasp or seize:
To secure (a nail, bolt, etc. that has been driven through something) by bending or flattening the projecting end
To grasp the meaning or logic of; understand:
To hold as one's conviction or opinion; think; imagine
To take revenge on, especially to kill in revenge for a wrong.
To comprehend; understand
To take (what is offered or given); receive, esp. willingly
To take or get passively; incur or contract without intention, as by exposure
To know (a person or thing).
To be acquainted with:
To grip tightly
To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
Grapple is defined as to struggle with something or someone.
Range or scope of influence or effect:
Maximum range of capability (of a weapon, radio, detector, fuel supply, etc.).
(Informal) A firm hold.
Shrewdness or understanding
A legal qualification, such as age, that determines one’s ability to do something that has legal consequences (such as making a contract or getting married). Also called legal capacity.
The range of one's perceptions, thoughts, or actions:
A manner of grasping an opponent, as in wrestling or aikido:
A judgment or opinion, especially a favorable one.
The ability to apprehend or understand; understanding.
Understanding is defined as the process of comprehending or the knowledge of a specific thing or practice.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
The definition of a misunderstanding is a situation where something is not understood properly, or a quarrel or disagreement.
The definition of misconception is a misunderstanding, or something perceived inaccurately.
To continue to do:
Ability means a special talent or skill.
The definition of control is power to direct, or an accepted comparison model in an experiment, or a device used for regulation.
(Archaic) Carnal knowledge
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