apprehend


apprehend

verb

Definition of APPREHEND

1
to have a clear idea of <do you apprehend the importance of this discovery?>
Antonyms miss
2
to take or keep under one's control by authority of law <the agency charged with apprehending criminals who have violated federal law>
Antonyms discharge

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