Synonyms of fathom in English:



  • 1 Charlotte tried to fathom her cat's expression
    understand, comprehend, work out, make sense of, grasp, divine, puzzle out, get to the bottom of; interpret, decipher, decode
    informal make head(s) or tail(s) of, crack
  • 2 fathoming the ocean
    measure the depth of, sound, plumb
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