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Synonyms for understood

Synonyms for (adjective) understood

Synonyms: understood, tacit, silent Definition: implied by or inferred from actions or statements Usage: gave silent consent; a tacit agreement; the understood provisos of a custody agreement

Similar words: implicit, inexplicit Definition: implied though not directly expressed; inherent in the nature of something Usage: an implicit agreement not to raise the subject; there was implicit criticism in his voice; anger was implicit in the argument; the oak is implicit in the acorn

Synonyms: understood Definition: fully apprehended as to purport or meaning or explanation Usage: the understood conditions of troop withdrawal were clear

Similar words: comprehended, appreciated, apprehended Definition: fully understood or grasped Usage: dangers not yet appreciated; these apprehended truths; a thing comprehended is a thing known as fully as it can be known

Similar words: taken, interpreted Definition: understood in a certain way; made sense of Usage: a word taken literally; a smile taken as consent; an open door interpreted as an invitation