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.”
(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.”
Opposite of to clearly comprehend something
(informal) Opposite of to comprehend or understand something (said)
Opposite of to learn or come to an awareness of something
Opposite of to comprehend or come to understand
Opposite of to form an understanding or conclusion from something
Opposite of to be aware
“Despite the warning signs, he chose to ignore them and proceed past the barrier.”
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.”
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.”
Opposite of to decide or determine correctly or with certainty
“I figure that this might be a big problem.”
Opposite of to be made up or consist of
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.”
Opposite of to assimilate into a body, structure or system
(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.”
(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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