Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk tillægsord: understanding

1. understanding characterized by understanding based on comprehension and discernment and empathy


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn understanding friend.


Termer med lignende betydningperceptive


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unperceiving, unperceptive


Engelsk navneord: understanding

1. understanding (om erkendelse) the cognitive condition of someone who understands


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)apprehension, discernment, savvy


Mindre specifikke termerknowing


Mere specifikke termerappreciation, brainstorm, brainwave, comprehension, grasp, grasping, hindsight, hold, insight, realisation, realization, recognition, self-knowledge, smattering

2. understanding (om kommunikation) the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business.
There was an understanding between management and the workers.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)agreement


Mindre specifikke termerstatement


Mere specifikke termerbargain, confederacy, conspiracy, covenant, deal, entente, entente cordiale, fair-trade agreement, gentlemen's agreement, oral contract, reservation, sale, sales agreement, settlement, severance agreement, submission, suicide pact, unilateral contract, working agreement, written agreement


Omfatter disse specifikke termercondition, term

3. understanding (om erkendelse) an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis sympathies were always with the underdog.
I knew I could count on his understanding.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sympathy


Mindre specifikke termerdisposition, inclination, tendency

4. understanding (om erkendelse) the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)intellect, reason


Mindre specifikke termerfaculty, mental faculty, module









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