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Synonyms for understands
un·der·stands

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  1. List of paraphrases for "understands":

    includes, comprises, realises, consists, encompasses, knows, recognizes, realizes

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#3112knows
#4306consists
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#11377understands
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How to use understands in a sentence?

  1. Bill Daley:

    What you have to defend as a former CEO are decisions that the boardroom understands but even often times your employees don't understand, and much less the general public, she could have a wonderful rationale, reason for it all, but if she can't put it into a soundbite it gets hard.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    It’s absolutely vital in this critical moment that President Putin understands that what he is doing is going to be a disaster for Russia, he is going to end up with ... a Russia that is more isolated, a Russia that has pariah status, no chance of holding football tournaments in a Russia that invades sovereign countries.

  3. Javier Palomarez:

    I think she understands the challenges of American small businesses.

  4. California Democratic Rep. Xavier Becerra:

    Secretary Clinton understands that Secretary Clinton's got to earn people's trust.

  5. Michael Landau:

    He was on his way to see a friend when he got murdered. he lived here in the past so he understands the situation.

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