Definitions for apprehend

Definitions for (verb) apprehend

Main entry: dig, compass, comprehend, get the picture, grasp, grok, apprehend, savvy

Definition: get the meaning of something

Usage: Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

Main entry: collar, pick up, cop, apprehend, arrest, nab, nail

Definition: take into custody

Usage: the police nabbed the suspected criminals

Main entry: apprehend, quail at

Definition: anticipate with dread or anxiety

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