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understanding

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  • adjaccepting, tolerant
  • nouncomprehension, appreciation
  • nounbelief
  • nouninformal agreement
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Synonyms for understanding

adj accepting, tolerant
  • compassionate
  • considerate
  • empathetic
  • forgiving
  • generous
  • kindly
  • perceptive
  • sympathetic
  • discerning
  • forbearing
  • kind
  • patient
  • sensitive
  • responsive

Antonyms for understanding

  • disagreeable
  • inconsiderate
  • mean
  • merciless
  • selfish
  • unfeeling
  • unsympathetic
  • impatient
  • intolerant
  • unaccepting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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acquaintances

noun. knowledge of something through experience

acumen

noun. ability to understand and reason

agreement

noun. document of concurrence, contract
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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