come+to+an+understanding

  • 1 come to an understanding — index agree (comply), agree (contract), close (agree), coincide (concur), compromise …

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  • 2 come to an understanding — arrive at an agreement …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 Understanding — Un der*stand ing, n. 1. The act of one who understands a thing, in any sense of the verb; knowledge; discernment; comprehension; interpretation; explanation. [1913 Webster] 2. An agreement of opinion or feeling; adjustment of differences;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 come to an éclaircissement — 1. To come to an understanding 2. To explain conduct that seemed equivocal • • • Main Entry: ↑éclaircissement …

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  • 5 understanding — un|der|stand|ing1 [ ,ʌndər stændıŋ ] noun *** ▸ 1 knowledge ▸ 2 sympathy ▸ 3 informal agreement ▸ 4 way you understand something ▸ 5 ability to understand 1. ) singular or uncount knowledge about a particular subject, process, or situation:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 6 understanding — I UK [ˌʌndə(r)ˈstændɪŋ] / US [ˌʌndərˈstændɪŋ] noun Word forms understanding : singular understanding plural understandings *** 1) [singular/uncountable] knowledge about a particular subject, process, or situation understanding of: The course will …

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  • 7 understanding — 1 noun 1 (countable usually singular) a private, unofficial agreement: come to/reach an understanding: I thought we had come to an understanding on this matter. | on the understanding that (=on the condition that): I lent him the money on the… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 understanding — /ˌʌndə stændɪŋ/ noun a private agreement ● to come to an understanding about the divisions of the market …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 9 Understanding Poetry — was an influential American college textbook and poetry anthology by Cleanth Brooks and Robert Penn Warren, first published in 1938. The book influenced New Criticism and went through its fourth edition in 1976.The textbook widely influenced ...… …

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  • 10 Understanding by Design — Understanding by Design, or UbD, is an increasingly popular tool for educational planning focused on teaching for understanding . [(nd) [http://www.ubdexchange.org/web resources/UbD Overview/learn more.cfm Learn More] . Understanding by Design]… …

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  • 11 Come to the Stable — Directed by Henry Koster Produced by Samuel G. Engel …

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  • 12 Understanding (TV series) — Understanding was a documentary television series that aired from 1994 to 2002[citation needed] on TLC. The program covered various things understood from a scientific perspective and was narrated by Jane Curtin and Peter Coyote. It originally… …

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  • 13 come to — {v.} (stress on to ) 1. To wake up after losing consciousness; get the use of your senses back again after fainting or being knocked out. * /She fainted in the store and found herself in the first aid room when she came to./ * /The boxer who was… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 14 come to — {v.} (stress on to ) 1. To wake up after losing consciousness; get the use of your senses back again after fainting or being knocked out. * /She fainted in the store and found herself in the first aid room when she came to./ * /The boxer who was… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 15 understanding — I adj. understanding about, of II n. agreement 1) to arrive at, come to, reach an understanding 2) a clear; secret; tacit; verbal; written understanding 3) an understanding about; with (we reached a tacit understanding with them about the matter) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 understanding — noun 1 knowledge of a subject, of how sth works, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, comprehensive, full ▪ He showed a full understanding of the sequence of events. ▪ growing ▪ accurate …

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  • 17 understanding — un|der|stand|ing1 W3 [ˌʌndəˈstændıŋ US ər ] n 1.) [singular, U] knowledge about something, based on learning or experience understanding of ▪ How does this add to our understanding of the problem? ▪ If you know the neighbourhood, you have an… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 come — v 1. approach, near, draw near, close, close in, bear down upon; advance, make for, move toward, press upon. 2. arrive, enter, check in, clock in, punch in, ring in, sign in, pull in, roll in, Inf. hit town, Sl. blow in; appear, turn up, show up …

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  • 19 come to — verb 1. cause to experience suddenly (Freq. 10) Panic struck me An interesting idea hit her A thought came to me The thought struck terror in our minds They were struck with fear • Syn: ↑hit, ↑ …

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  • 20 come to terms — 1 the two sides came to terms: REACH AN AGREEMENT/UNDERSTANDING, make a deal, reach a compromise, meet each other halfway. 2 she eventually came to terms with her situation: ACCEPT, come to accept, reconcile oneself to, learn to live with, become …

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