Noun(1) a linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet(2) (mining, equal to 6 cubic feet
Verb(1) come to understand(2) measure the depth of (a body of water
(1) But I can't fathom anyone reading stories like this and not feeling the sting and burn of utter, abject shame.(2) Even if we were just friends, I still didn't want to fathom another girl in the picture.(3) She didn't have time to fathom the mystery of books, though.(4) He could never fathom ever giving up his absolute free will.(5) I would go to any extent in my art to fathom the mystery of humankind's existence.(6) You can analyze a Mozart piano concerto note by note and still not fathom the genius of the whole piece.(7) he couldn't fathom why she was being so anxious(8) They can't fathom that fellow members of democratic societies would not share their struggle with them.(9) It really did give one's mind a good exercise, trying to fathom out the clues, whether they be ├ö├ç├┐red herrings├ö├ç├û or helpful hints.(10) I still couldn't fathom why they held such a presence over the school.(11) the locals could not fathom out the reason behind his new-found prosperity(12) How could you possibly fathom how much he cares for you?(13) I just couldn't fathom why he would want to do such a thing.(14) he could scarcely fathom the idea that people actually lived in Las Vegas(15) She couldn't fathom him having any of those anymore.(16) an attempt to fathom the ocean
(1) fathom :: peil
1. understand ::
2. measure the depth of ::
meet die diepte van
3. sound ::
4. bottom ::
Different Formsfathom, fathomable, fathomed, fathoming, fathomless, fathoms
Word Example from TV Shows
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I can only FATHOM the revenge
that lives inside of you.
Westworld Season 2, Episode 2
It's hard for me to FATHOM,
it really is.
Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3
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