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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. understanding: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. understanding, understanding: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. understanding: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. understanding: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. understanding: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. understanding, understanding: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Understanding, understanding: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. understanding: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. understanding: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. understanding: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. understanding: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. understanding: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. understanding: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. understanding: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. understanding: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. understanding: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. The Understanding (Memphis Bleek album), Understanding (Bobby Womack album), Understanding (John Patton album), Understanding (TV series), Understanding (Xscape album), Understanding (disambiguation), Understanding (song), Understanding: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Understanding: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. understanding: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. understanding: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Understanding: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. understanding: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. understanding: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. understanding: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. understanding: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. understanding: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. Understanding: The Word Detective [home, info]
  28. understanding: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. understanding: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]
  2. understanding: Literary Criticism [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. understanding: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. understanding: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. understanding: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. understanding: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  2. understanding: Glosario de términos filosóficos (en inglés) [home, info]
  3. understanding: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. understanding: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Understanding: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (understanding)

noun:  the cognitive condition of someone who understands ("He has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect")
noun:  the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
noun:  an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion ("I knew I could count on his understanding")
noun:  the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises ("There was an understanding between management and the workers")
adjective:  characterized by understanding based on comprehension and discernment and empathy ("An understanding friend")

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