Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To understand; perceive.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To get under or beneath; also, to understand.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive, obsolete To understand; perceive.
  • verb transitive To receive; undertake; get at; find out.
  • verb transitive To get less than expected or due.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Middle English undergeten, undergiten, underȝiten, from Old English underġietan ("to note, mark, understand, perceive"), equivalent to under- +‎ get.

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