Words that Rhyme with comprehension
2 Syllable Words
gentian, henschen, mention, pension, tension
3 Syllable Words
ascension, attention, contention, convention, detention, dimension, dissension, extension, invention, laurentian, pretension, prevention, retention, suspension
4 Syllable Words
apprehension, condescension, hypertension, hypotension, reinvention
5 Syllable Words
Definitions of comprehension
n. The act of comprehending, containing, or comprising; inclusion.
n. That which is comprehended or inclosed within narrow limits; a summary; an epitome.
n. The capacity of the mind to perceive and understand; the power, act, or process of grasping with the intellect; perception; understanding; as, a comprehension of abstract principles.
n. The complement of attributes which make up the notion signified by a general term.
n. A figure by which the name of a whole is put for a part, or that of a part for a whole, or a definite number for an indefinite.