understood

All Verb
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  • Others have understood thought as experience and reason, as independent of and before language.
  • The nature of this surface was not quite understood at the time.
  • English is widely understood and is used for most government and commercial purposes.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Even my official friend understood this about the song.
  • By the 1990s it was understood that this was even true for part of the remaining species.
  • Copyright law had first been understood to only cover the source code of a program.
  • Thus, Wall Street cannot be understood in black and white terms.
  • In this case, it should be understood that additional physics has to be taken into account.
  • A rendered image can be understood in terms of a number of visible features.
  • It is understood that one blow from a real expert could mean death.
  • The concept of mind is understood in many different ways by many different cultural and religious traditions.
  • Not all of these can yet be entirely understood, due to remaining ignorance of the language.
  • Although the arrangement set out above is the one that is most commonly understood, there are also different systems.
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Root form of understood is understand for the verb.

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Meaning of understood

  • 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?
  • adjective Fully apprehended as to purport or meaning or explanation
    the understood conditions of troop withdrawal were clear