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understanding

adjective

understanding

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of understanding

  1. 1 an arrangement about action to be taken the landlord came to an understanding with the tenants about his obligations for maintaining the property Synonyms of understanding accord, bargain, compact, contract, convention, covenant, deal, disposition, pact, settlement, agreementWords Related to understanding charter, treaty; binder, pledge, promise; alliance, association, entente, entente cordiale, league, partnership; acceptance, approval, assent, concurrence, consent, OK (or okay)

  2. 2 the knowledge gained from the process of coming to know or understand something a social observer with a deep understanding of the problems that the nation's cities face in the 21st century Synonyms of understanding appreciation, apprehension, grasp, grip, hold, perception, percipience, comprehensionWords Related to understanding absorption, assimilation, digestion, uptake; conception, visualization; awareness, consciousness, enlightenment, realizationNear Antonyms of understanding misapprehension, miscomprehension, misinterpretation, misperception, misunderstandingAntonyms of understanding incomprehension, noncomprehension



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