Definition: to think about a situation in order to comprehend it
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): probe, unravel
Antonym(s): not get, misunderstand
1. Since I don’t speak a word of French, I couldn’t fathom what the foreigner was saying.
2. The clueless mother couldn’t fathom the reason behind her daughter’s hostile attitude.
3. Unable to fathom the riddle’s real message, the treasure seeker never found the chest of gold.