What does understood mean?

Definitions for understood
ˌʌn dərˈstʊdun·der·stood

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. understoodadjective

    fully apprehended as to purport or meaning or explanation

    "the understood conditions of troop withdrawal were clear"

  2. silent, tacit, understoodadjective

    implied by or inferred from actions or statements

    "gave silent consent"; "a tacit agreement"; "the understood provisos of a custody agreement"

Wiktionary

  1. understoodadjective

    Of things which have been comprehended.

  2. understoodinterjection

    Indicates comprehension on the part of the speaker.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Understood

    of Understand

  2. Understood

    imp. & p. p. of Understand

Freebase

  1. understood

    (Miss)understood is Ayumi Hamasaki's seventh full-length studio album produced by Max Matsuura. Its official release date was January 1, 2006, but started appearing in stores on December 28, 2005, the last Wednesday of the year. It was recognized by the RIAJ as one of The Best 10 Albums of the Year for 2006 and by the IFPI as number 4 on the list of top 10 selling albums in Japan of 2006. According to the Oricon, it is the 8th best selling album of 2006 with sales of 877,433 copies sold

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Understood

    un-dėr-stood′, pa.t. and pa.p. of understand.

Editors Contribution

  1. understoodverb

    Verb form of the word understand.

    They understood each other completely.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 13, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'understood' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1806

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'understood' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2578

How to pronounce understood?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of understood in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of understood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of understood in a Sentence

  1. Denis Beau:

    If they were to take off, they would raise additional issues in terms of competition, policy, financial stability and monetary policy, it's really important that this is understood and the risks are addressed before any possible rollout.

  2. Carl Gustav Jung:

    Nothing worse could happen to one than to be completely understood.

  3. Brazilian Grand Prix:

    Having spent time with Stephen and understood his vision for the future, it is clear he has ensured there is a strong platform from which the team can make big steps forward in the seasons ahead, there is clearly a big challenge ahead and a lot of work to do, but I can't wait to meet the wider team and get down to business.

  4. Germaine Greer:

    There has come into existence, chiefly in America, a breed of men who claim to be feminists. They imagine that they have understood what women want and that they are capable of giving it to them. They help with the dishes at home and make their own coffee in the office, basking the while in the refulgent consciousness of virtue. Such men are apt to think of the true male feminists as utterly chauvinistic.

  5. Josephine Herbst:

    No one ever understood disaster until it came.

Images & Illustrations of understood

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