What is the opposite of comprehend?

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Opposite of to understand
“Preachers wind up preaching on secondary or even tertiary things in the text and thus miss the main point.”
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(now rare) Opposite of to be made up or consist of
“A monotypic habitat is one in which a single species of animal or plant is so dominant as to virtually exclude all other species.”
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Opposite of to clearly comprehend something
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(informal) Opposite of to comprehend or understand something (said)
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Opposite of to learn or come to an awareness of something
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Opposite of to comprehend or come to understand
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Opposite of to form an understanding or conclusion from something
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Opposite of to be aware
“Despite the warning signs, he chose to ignore them and proceed past the barrier.”
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Opposite of to acquire new information or skill
“I hope that others can assemble the jagged rhythms of my stories to unlearn common misperceptions about vernacular English.”
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Opposite of to have met, be acquainted or familiar with
“Most patients are seen and treated by primary care doctors, who may be unfamiliar with the condition.”
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Opposite of to decide or determine correctly or with certainty
“I figure that this might be a big problem.”
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Opposite of to be made up or consist of
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Opposite of to discover (something) by guesswork or intuition
“You'll need to know the exact amount of energy required for the warrior to maintain his defenses.”
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Opposite of to assimilate into a body, structure or system
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(general or positive) Opposite of to experience an emotion or sensation
“The misery of being in a bad relationship is something that everyone should avoid in their lives.”
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(clear up) Opposite of to cause to be clear from ambiguity
“We need to obfuscate the exact cause of the issue to cover our wrongdoings.”
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