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verb [transitive] fathom pronunciation in British English /ˈfæðəm/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlefathoming
past tensefathomed
past participlefathomed
present tense
I/you/we/theyfathom out
he/she/itfathoms out
present participlefathoming out
past tensefathomed out
past participlefathomed out

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or fathom out British fathom pronunciation in British English

  1. to understand something complicated or mysterious
    For some reason she couldn’t fathom, he seemed angry.


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