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Grasp vs Comprehensible - What's the difference?

grasp | comprehensible |

As an acronym grasp

is (software|object-oriented design).

As an adjective comprehensible is

comprehensible; understandable.



(wikipedia grasp)


(en verb)
  • To grip; to take hold, particularly with the hand.
  • (senseid)To understand.
  • I have never been able to grasp the concept of infinity .

    Derived terms

    * grasp the nettle


    (en noun)
  • Grip.
  • *
  • *:Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
  • (senseid)Understanding.
  • That which is accessible; that which is within one's reach or ability.
  • :
  • comprehensible



    (en adjective)
  • Able to be comprehended.
  • Synonyms

    * apprehensible, clear, intelligible, understandable


    * incomprehensible