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adverb as in naturally

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Explaining research to the general public requires thinking about it differently, and then finding ways to phrase it differently so that it is understandable to someone without all the years of training that come before mathematical research.

This very clearly seems to me to be a way for you to both demystify what happened to you and come to terms with it in a nonstandard but totally understandable way.

From Ozy

Should someone lose one of those senses, it’s understandable why they’d head to Google to figure out what was happening.

While a desire to celebrate is understandable, Turner’s decision to leave isolation and enter the field was wrong and put everyone he came in contact with at risk.

Facebook’s reluctance to elaborate is perhaps understandable.

From Fortune

The banquet was paid for with public funds, and taxpayers were understandably upset.

Understandably, many of these celebrities choose causes that are personal to them or easy to explain or understand.

Understandably, Borle has a lot to get off his chest on the topic.

The owners of RSD and the other instructors who work as contractors for the company seem understandably nervous.

“At that moment it was new and understandably rattling to him,” Condon says.

To such a man as Lieutenant-Commander Tipping, however, the call of the sea may quite understandably have been imperative.

I then went back to Mrs. Kennedy, who was in a very understandably distraught condition.

"Let me tell this story more or less understandably," said Glover with that little smile of his.

Meanwhile you are getting understandably impatient to explore that unknown realm of the Blind Spot.

Fisher understandably deviates from Hudson in respect to Mm.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to understandably, such as: sensibly, intelligibly, and reasonably.

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