understand

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  • Another issue which has been difficult to understand is how they took off.
  • He also said that he thought the audience would not understand the film.
  • Others have understood thought as experience and reason, as independent of and before language.
  • However, Army officials did not understand how often they needed to do so.
  • The nature of this surface was not quite understood at the time.
  • In international affairs, the two countries understand and support each other.
  • English is widely understood and is used for most government and commercial purposes.
  • It will also help scientists understand how people are connected to one another.
  • It is understood the islands have received the attention of the French military.
  • His relationship with religion was complex and not easily understood, even perhaps by himself.
  • This method is being used to help better understand the architecture of the brain.
  • He had not understood exactly what happened but knew he had seen a man die.
  • This process is regular, so that people can create new words as they speak and be understood.
  • By the early 19th century authorities already understood the value of the old town.
  • As Edward was growing up, he was able to understand more and more government business.
  • The ability to learn and understand language is an extremely complex process.
  • English is widely understood among the educated and the upper and middle classes.
  • Within a black hole the matter is in a state that is not currently understood.
  • Notably, he first ordered the scientific method as we understand it today.
  • Many have a desire to understand why the world is as we see it and how it came to be.
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Meaning of understand

  • verb Know and comprehend the nature or meaning of
    She did not understand her husband, I understand what she means
  • verb Perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
    Now I see!, I just can't see your point, Does she realize how important this decision is?, I don't understand the idea
  • verb Make sense of a language
    She understands French, Can you read Greek?
  • verb Believe to be the case
    I understand you have no previous experience?