Bedeutung von “understand” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /ˌʌn·dərˈstænd/ past tense and past participle understood

A1 to know the meaning of something that someone says:

She didn’t understand so I explained it again.

A2 to know why or how something happens or works:

We still don’t fully understand how the brain works.

B1 to know how someone feels or why he or she behaves in a particular way:

I don’t understand James sometimes.

(Definition von “understand” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)