Definition of uncomprehending
: not comprehending : lacking understanding
uncomprehendinglyplay \ˌən-ˌkäm-pri-ˈhen-diŋ-lē, -prē-\ adverb
Examples of uncomprehending in a Sentence
They were uncomprehending of what was going on.
He gave me an uncomprehending look when I mentioned her name.
Recent Examples of uncomprehending from the Web
Their reaction to Kaepernick broke along often uncomprehending lines of race.
Between hauling his uncomprehending old man onto the crapper and toiling at a dead-end job, Erik’s life unambiguously sucks.
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UNCOMPREHENDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of uncomprehending for English Language Learners
: not understanding what is happening, being referred to, etc. : showing a lack of understanding or knowledge
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