fathom - Dictionary definition and meaning for word fathom
shortform of "father or mother"; they always like to see their son working; he may be an invistigator or a plumber (measure the depth of water) doesn't really matter for them.
It sounds like Phantom(the comic hero).He was 6 feet tall.So, fathom is a unit of measurement equal to 6 feet.
fathom= fat+home if you have a fat home, tax people will come to investigate.
fath+omâ€”we have FATH(faith) in OM(religious word), and we UNDERSTAND ITS MEANING
if a home looks fat, then police men ll try to investigate; determine the depth of that home..
fathom -> fat + hom(e) -> you become fat eating home made food and you FATHOM(investigate) the cause of it
Phantom: 6 feet tall hero,dives deep in water and finally understands the nature of crimes
Fathom - my father or mother came to understand that i am a tailor who measure fantom(the great comic 6 feet)
investigate the castle whether there is a phantom in it or not