wrap (one's) head around

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wrap (one's) head around

To comprehend something that one considers challenging, confusing, or a foreign concept. Kate is willing to pay full price for an expensive handbag, but I just can't wrap my head around that. Sam tries to wrap her head around snow and freezing temperatures, but she's always lived in Florida, so real winter is not something she has experienced.
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I can say it's not something you've seen him do before, and you'll be very interested, and Liv is still trying to wrap her head around quite where he fits in into the bigger picture.
Tracey Spencer Darlington couldn't wrap her head around Norwood's motives.
In fact, she said, she still couldn't wrap her head around what's been happening in her life and career.
Using "social math" to help wrap her head around the massive quantity, lead researcher Jenna Jambeck calculated that the total input of plastic into the oceans every year is equivalent to finding five retail shopping bags full of plastic trash for every foot of coastline in the world.
If that happens, Louis-Dreyfus will just have to lind a way to wrap her head around those awards as well.
And even then, the work was difficult to wrap her head around.
She was trying to wrap her head around exactly what to call the opposition.
It was a plot point that she couldn't wrap her head around, one that had Bridget pining for a marriage proposal after only knowing Mark Darcy for a few weeks.