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Synonyms for understood
ˌʌn dərˈstʊd

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  1. understood(adj)

    fully apprehended as to purport or meaning or explanation

    "the understood conditions of troop withdrawal were clear"

    Synonyms:
    tacit, silent

    Antonyms:
    undigested, misunderstood, ununderstood, ungrasped, expressed, explicit, uncomprehended

  2. silent, tacit, understood(adj)

    implied by or inferred from actions or statements

    "gave silent consent"; "a tacit agreement"; "the understood provisos of a custody agreement"

    Synonyms:
    soundless, tacit, mute, silent, still, mum, dumb, unsounded

    Antonyms:
    explicit, misunderstood, ununderstood, ungrasped, expressed, undigested, uncomprehended

How to pronounce understood?

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How to say understood in sign language?

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How to use understood in a sentence?

  1. Laurence Sterne:

    Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions, not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood.

  2. Nancy Pelosi:

    She may need to explain that she did not -- it's up to her to explain, but I do not believe she understood the full weight of the words.

  3. Principal Mark Deblois:

    Obviously, they were disappointed that their bill didn't pass, but it was just the manner in which they say the bill was debated, when they saw people stand up and say these just appalling things, that (the abortion reference) was probably less than the gentlemen who stood up and made jokes. That was almost more upsetting to them because they understood those references. Why didn't they take us seriously? Why were people laughing?

  4. Steve Young:

    Basically I made a comment to him that based on his relationship with the explosion victim, it was obvious why he would be a person of interest, and he agreed and said that he understood.

  5. Christian Dalsgaard:

    Patients can be [made] aware of increased swelling, edema is not well understood but is an indicator something is wrong.


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