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How to sign: know and comprehend the nature or meaning of
"She did not understand her husband"; "I understand what she means";
Within this category: catch, follow, get the picture, interpret, make out, penetrate, read, sense, solve, touch, understand
How to sign: perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
"Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea";
Similiar / Same: realize, see, realise
Within this category: appreciate, perceive