get a handle on definition

  • verb:
    • to create or get a fundamental level of comprehension or control.
    • to construct or obtain a fundamental level of comprehension or control.
    • to construct or acquire a simple level of comprehension or control.
    • to construct or obtain a fundamental level of comprehension or control.
    • to create or obtain a simple amount of understanding or control.
    • to create or acquire a basic amount of comprehension or control.
    • to construct or get a basic standard of understanding or control.
    • to construct or get a fundamental degree of understanding or control.

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