fail to see/understand

Definition of fail to see/understand

:to not understand often used when someone does not agree with something
  • I fail to see/understand why we need to change the current system.

Word by Word Definitions

fail play
  1. : to lose strength : weaken

  2. : to fade or die away

  3. : to stop functioning normally

  1. : failure

  2. : a failure (as by a security dealer) to deliver or receive securities within a prescribed period after purchase or sale

see play
  1. : to perceive by the eye

  2. : to perceive or detect as if by sight

  3. : to have experience of : undergo

  1. : cathedra

  2. : a cathedral town

  3. : a seat of a bishop's office, power, or authority

understand play
  1. : to grasp the meaning of

  2. : to grasp the reasonableness of

  3. : to have thorough or technical acquaintance with or expertness in the practice of


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