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uncomprehending
American English: /ˌənˌkɑmprəˈhɛndɪŋ/
British English: /ˌʌnkɒmprɪˈhɛndɪŋ/

Translation of uncomprehending in Spanish:

adjective

  • [formal]
    Example sentences
    • Starring Dennis Quaid, it is the latest in a line of American sports movies to try their luck in front of largely uncomprehending British audiences.
    • It's been around since long before Basil Fawlty was reduced to fits of apoplectic rage by the uncomprehending antics of his dim-witted Spanish waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers.
    • Our own emotions, once as uncomprehending and slow as the delivery of relief supplies, fill with a foreboding as large as the events on the screen.

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