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  1. understandsverb

    Verb form of the word understand.

    She understands the importance of her role at this time.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of understands in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of understands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of understands in a Sentence

  1. Beau Biden:

    This is a man who has a great empathy. He is a man who understands that part of his Christianity is to reach out and to forgive, and so, I just find my relationship with him one that I personally take great solace in. He is a really, truly genuine decent man.

  2. De Niro:

    Martin Scorsese's a very giving person who understands, is able to take ideas and run with them or encourage you to run with them and if they work they work but at least Martin Scorsese will say,' Yeah, let's do it, let's try it.' we do have a special relationship but he does that with everybody he works with creatively.

  3. Steven Mnuchin:

    There was no need for me to call The Treasury secretary to reassure The Treasury secretary, treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin understands that the Fed is independent.

  4. Nurul Izzah:

    For me, if America understands its place in the world, it's very important for them to leverage and ensure that Najib reduces his authoritarian streak.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    Joni understands that middle-class Americans want Congress to get back to work and that they want Washington to get refocused on their concerns, instead of those of the political class.

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