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parse

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of parse

to understand something by considering it parts closely
  • I'm having trouble parsing your words—could you rephrase what you said?
  • We need time to parse the huge amount of data put forward in the report.

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Antonyms & Near Antonyms for parse

  • glance (at or over)
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The first known use of parse was circa 1568

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“Parse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/parse. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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