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Taken from the book 'Stranger in a Strange Land,' literally meaning 'to drink' but taken to mean 'understanding.' Often used by programmers and other assorted geeks.
It took me a long time to grok Perl, but now I can read it without going blind!
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To understand profoundly through intuition or empathy.
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1. Martain word meaning literally, 'to drink'.
2. Also 'love', 'hate', and much more. To grok means to understand and empathize with something or someone to the extent that the object or person becomes part of ones' sense self.
3. To become one with.
I grok water.
I grok God.
I grok Jill.
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1. To understand something intimately and completely. (originally from Stranger in a Strange Land, by Robert A. Heinlein)

2. With programs, having sufficient understanding.

Almost all C compilers grok the void type these days.
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To drink in, to make a part of one's self
To grok life, love, and God, this is a noble goal
--Fred Cain
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To know something in and out and be able to exist in it's embodiment.
I grok Spock.
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When you throw up in your mouth, and it tastes the opposite of the excellent steak you just ate.
Did you smell that roadkill baking in the summer sun? It was almost as bad as a bowl of grok.
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