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Ways of saying that you know, understand or agree - thesaurus

Synonyms

of course

adverb

used when you have just realized something

OK

interjection

used for showing that you agree with something, approve of it, or understand it

all right

interjection

used for showing that you have heard or understood what someone has said

fair enough

used for saying that you understand and accept what someone says

I know

used for showing that you understand someone and feel sympathy for them

if you like

used for showing that you agree to a suggestion although it is not what you would choose to do

I see

used for showing that you are paying attention to what someone is saying and that you understand it

I know what you mean

used for telling someone that you understand their situation very well, often because you have had a similar experience

I see/take your point

used for saying that you understand what someone is trying to say, especially when you disagree with it

I don’t blame you/him/her/them

used for saying that you understand why someone did something or feels a particular way

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achcha

interjection

Indian English used for saying that you understand or agree with something

ah

interjection

used for showing that you see or understand something

aha

interjection

used for showing that you have suddenly realized or understood something

all right

interjection

used for showing that you have heard or understood what someone has said and you are annoyed with them for repeating it

cool

adjective

spoken used for agreeing to something or saying that something would be convenient

damn straight

impolite used for expressing strong agreement with something that someone has just said

fair enough

used for saying that something seems reasonable but you do not agree with it completely

gotcha

interjection

informal used for showing that you understand what someone is telling you

I bet/I’ll bet

used for saying that you understand or agree with what someone has just said

if you insist

used for agreeing to something because someone says you must. This expression is often used humorously

I hear you

used for telling someone that you understand their opinion, especially when you disagree with it

I know the feeling

used for showing sympathy

I see what you mean

used for telling someone that you understand what they are saying

it’s a deal

used for saying that you agree to something

know/not know the meaning of something

used for emphasizing how much or how little you understand something

now

adverb

used when you are saying that you understand something as a result of what you have been told or what has happened

oh

interjection

used in expressions such as ‘Oh I see’ and ‘Oh right’ for showing that you now understand something

the penny drops

used when someone finally realizes or understands something

realize

verb

used for showing someone that you understand their feelings

say no more

used for saying that you understand the hidden meaning of something and do not need any more details

the scales fell from my eyes

used for saying that you suddenly realized the truth about something

sure thing

used for agreeing to something

tell me about it

used for saying that you already know about something unpleasant that someone has just described because you have experienced it yourself

welcome to/join the club

used for telling someone that you understand an unpleasant situation they are in, because you are in the same situation

without fear of contradiction

used for saying that you know no one will disagree with you

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