Apprehend: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Entailments
arrest 20 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
comprehend 11 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
grasp 8 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
pick up 3 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
apprehend 2 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
nail 2 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
collar 1 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
nab 1 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
savvy 1 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
get the picture 1 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
apprehend 1 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
apprehend 0 Anticipate with dread or anxiety No Data Verb anticipate Fear
cop 0 Take into custody the police nabbed the suspected criminals Verb seize No Data
grok 0 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
compass 0 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
dig 0 Get the meaning of something Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter? Verb understand No Data
quail at 0 Anticipate with dread or anxiety No Data Verb anticipate Fear
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How many meanings does the word "Apprehend" have?

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The word "Apprehend" has 17 meanings. The most frequent meaning is arrest.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Apprehend"?

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The word "Apprehend" has 23 hyponyms which are: catch, clasp, claw, clench, collar, get, grab, grapple, grip, nab, rack, snatch, follow, grok, interpret, make out, penetrate, read, sense, solve, touch, understand, apprehend.

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Is the word "Apprehend" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Apprehend" has a maximum frequency of 20.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Apprehend"?

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The word "Apprehend" has no synonyms.

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