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Understand (IPA: /ˌəndɝˈstænd/)


Understand (v. t.)

To have just and adequate ideas of; to apprehended the meaning or intention of; to have knowledge of; to comprehend; to know; as, to understand a problem in Euclid; to understand a proposition or a declaration; the court understands the advocate or his argument; to understand the sacred oracles; to understand a nod or a wink.

Understand (v. t.)

To be apprised, or have information, of; to learn; to be informed of; to hear; as, I understand that Congress has passed the bill.

Understand (v. t.)

To recognize or hold as being or signifying; to suppose to mean; to interpret; to explain.

Understand (v. t.)

To mean without expressing; to imply tacitly; to take for granted; to assume.

Understand (v. t.)

To stand under; to support.

Understand (v. i.)

To have the use of the intellectual faculties; to be an intelligent being.

Understand (v. i.)

To be informed; to have or receive knowledge.

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Understand Synonyms

Infer

Understand Synonyms

Translate, Read, Interpret

Understand Synonyms

Realise, See, Realize

Understand Synonyms

Sympathise, Empathize, Empathise, Sympathize

Understand Rhymes

And, Band, Banned, Bland, Brand, Brande, Canned, Chand, Fanned, Gland, Grand, Grande, Hand, Land, Lande, Manned, Panned, Planned, Rand, Sand, Sande, Scanned, Shand, Spanned, Stand, Strand, Strande, Tanned, Vande

Bourland, Command, Deland, Demand, Disband, Expand, Fernand, Firsthand, Hoiland, Laband, Lefthand, Marchand, Offhand, Outmanned, Remand, Righthand, Unmanned, Unplanned, Withstand

Meadowland, Understand

Misunderstand

Spanish Translation

Understand in Spanish is Entender

Tagalog Translation

Understand in Tagalog is Damahin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Do you understand what's going on ?" Not at all ," he shouted back. I can almost prove this can't be happening ."" - Carl Sagan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Did I say something terrible? Women... I don't understand them.)" - Final Fantasy VIII

Example Sentence (Quote)

"...I don't need you to understand me." - Final Fantasy VIII

Example Sentence (Quote)

": I could understand principles of Perl source in 2-3 days [. . .] Gee, it took me about eleven years." - Larry Wall

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [talking to Lash] I hope you understand just how strange you are." - Advance Wars


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