I'm okay with people not comprehending or appreciating every single thing we did.
In this whole province, the English have not, comprehending the garrisons of all their ports, more than four thousand men.
You are due to sit in your cage, stammered Wayne, comprehending.
And the discreet Janet, comprehending Hilda, had not even mentioned this fact to the rest of the family.
"It cannot be done, Duncan," said the trapper, comprehending the unspoken inquiry.
Eve herself was not unobservant of these peculiarities, nor was she slow in comprehending the reason.
Alan stared at her, not in the least comprehending the meaning of her words.
Its mind is not capable of comprehending the condition which makes its suffering so sharp.
He was not slow in comprehending the cause of the unexpected phenomenon.
The huddled men stared at it, not comprehending what it was.
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.