View definitions for under-stand


verb as in learn

verb as in absorb

verb as in assimilate

verb as in catch

verb as in preoccupy

verb as in construe

verb as in dig

verb as in empathize

verb as in gather


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Example Sentences

If so, under Stand Your Ground he was almost certain to walk free.

But under Stand Your Ground, actually killing an unarmed person can, in some cases, be legal.

Will you ever, I wonder, come to under stand that the only thing I crave for now is—one person's confidence!

It was the sign of the conqueror—something he could not under stand.

But Fionn would see and know, or he would under-stand a decent ratio of his visions.

The doctor came and gave her medicine to rub on her ribs but she didn't under stand him and took it all inside instead.

She simmered down a bit, I under stand, after her first wild splurge.

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On this page you'll find 1453 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to under-stand, such as: acknowledge, comprehend, fathom, grasp, know, and perceive.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.