Results for apprehend

Definitions of apprehend:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To incline to believe; suppose; catch the idea or meaning; to look forward with fear.

part of speech: verb transitive

To take or lay hold of; seize; arrest; take mental hold of; as, to apprehend the meaning of a statement; anticipate or expect, usually, with fear.

part of speech: adjective

APPREHENSIBLE.

part of speech: verb

To take hold of; to seize; to understand; to think on with fear.

part of speech: verb transitive

To lay hold of: to seize by authority: to catch the meaning of: to understand: to fear.

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