What she fails to comprehend is that for some of us, our personal and professional happiness are intertwined.
In a society barely able to comprehend what it has already seen, once again, imagined hope gave way to certain loss.
Clarke began by seeking to comprehend how Smith could have become a mother so unlike the one she herself had known.
As well as cheese and crustaceans, many people apparently loathe vegetables—which I cannot comprehend.
White rappers are always difficult to comprehend, difficult to deal with.
Man must not look to be able to comprehend the ways of God—they are above him.
What would you think of me if I told you that I do not comprehend a single word of what you have just told me?
But it only replied by a silent tear, and a look of strange meaning, which he could not comprehend.
He could not comprehend her mood in the least and his demeanor showed it.
That's why I say so few among us ever comprehend the motives attributed to us in romance or in that parody of it called realism.
mid-14c., "to understand," from Latin comprehendere "to take together, to unite; include; seize" (of catching fire or the arrest of criminals); also "to comprehend, perceive" (to seize or take in the mind), from com- "completely" (see com-) + prehendere "to catch hold of, seize" (see prehensile). Related: Comprehended; comprehending.