uncomprehending

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adjective un·com·pre·hend·ing \ˌən-ˌkäm-pri-ˈhen-diŋ, -prē-\

Definition of uncomprehending

  1. :  not comprehending :  lacking understanding

uncomprehendingly

play \ˌən-ˌkäm-pri-ˈhen-diŋ-lē, -prē-\ adverb

Examples of uncomprehending in a sentence

  1. They were uncomprehending of what was going on.

  2. He gave me an uncomprehending look when I mentioned her name.

1810

First Known Use of uncomprehending

1810


UNCOMPREHENDING Defined for English Language Learners

uncomprehending

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adjective un·com·pre·hend·ing \ˌən-ˌkäm-pri-ˈhen-diŋ, -prē-\

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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