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Definitions of understand:

part of speech: verb transitive

To comprehend: to have just ideas of: to know thoroughly: to be informed of: to learn: to suppose to mean: to mean without expressing: to imply.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: verb

To comprehend fully; to have just and adequate ideas of; to know the meaning of; to mean without expressing; to know what is not expressed; to be informed by another; to learn.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To know what something means; to be informed.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb intransitive

To have the use of the intellectual faculties: to be informed: to learn.

part of speech: verb transitive

To be informed of; know the meaning of; assume or infer.

Usage examples for understand:

  • Yes, I understand that now. "Running Sands", Reginald Wright Kauffman
  • " Well, then, I don't understand it. "Lalage's Lovers 1911", George A. Birmingham
  • But- you understand Alec, don't y'? "Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher", Eleanor Gates
  • Yes, we understand that. "The Last Shot", Frederick Palmer
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