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To understand something - synonyms or related words

understand

verb

to know what someone or something means

know

verb

to realize or understand something

work out

to understand someone or something

comprehend

verb

formal

to understand something

deduce

verb

formal

to know something as a result of considering the information or evidence that you have

make sense of something

to understand something that is complicated or unusual

fall/fit into place

if something falls or fits into place, you suddenly understand something that you previously have been unable to understand

see the light

to suddenly realize or understand something, usually in a way that improves your life

get the idea

to understand something, often something that is not expressed directly

have a feel for something

to have a natural ability to do or understand something

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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