Hindi translation of 'understand'
understand /ˌʌndəˈstænd ˌअन्डअˈस्टैण्ड्/
Word forms: understands, understanding, understood
1. transitive verb
If you understand someone, or if you understand what they are saying, you know what they mean.
I don't understand what you are talking about.
She could not understand a word of English.
2. transitive verb
To understand someone means to know how they feel and why they behave in the way that they do.
किसी के स्वभाव और संवेदना को समझना
किसी के व्यवहार को जानना
My husband and I understand each other very well.
3. transitive verb
You say that you understand something when you know why or how it happens.
They are too young to understand what is going on.
understand the importance/implication/significance/meaning of something
understand a reason/difference
understand a situation
SIMILAR WORDSappreciate, comprehend, grasp
4. transitive verb
If you say that you understand that something is true, you mean that you think it is the truth because you have heard or read that it is.[formal]
सच जान लेना
पता चल जाना
I understand that he's just retired.
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Example Sentences Including 'understand'
Not because I'm personally curious, but - well, you understand...'I'm not sure, yet.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
You wish me to believe in your god, yet you resent me questioning anything I do not understand.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He wished the Citadel was easier to read, easier to understand.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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'understand' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَفْهَمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: entender
- Chinese: 理解
- Croatian: razumijeti
- Czech: rozumět porozumět
- Danish: forstå
- Dutch: begrijpen
- European Spanish: comprender
- Finnish: ymmärtää
- French: comprendre
- German: verstehen
- Greek: καταλαβαίνω
- Italian: comprendere
- Japanese: 理解する
- Korean: 이해하다
- Norwegian: forstå
- Polish: zrozumieć rozumieć
- Portuguese: entender
- Romanian: a înțelege
- Russian: понимать
- Spanish: comprender
- Swedish: förstå
- Thai: เข้าใจ
- Turkish: anlamak
- Ukrainian: розуміти зрозуміти
- Vietnamese: hiểu
Translation of understand from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary