Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “understanding”

See all translations

understanding

noun
 
 
/ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ/
KNOWLEDGE [U, no plural] B2 knowledge about a subject, situation, etc or about how something works
anlayış, anlama, kavrama
We now have a better understanding of this disease.Understanding and comprehending
AGREEMENT [C] an informal agreement between two people
anlaşma, uzlaşma
[usually singular, + that] We have an understanding that we don't discuss the subject in front of his mother.Making and breaking promises and commitments
SYMPATHY [U] B2 sympathy
anlayış, hoşgörü
Thank you for your understanding.Sympathy and compassion
my/her/his, etc understanding what you thought to be true
anlayış, yorum
It was my understanding that she was coming alone.Believing
ABILITY [U] the ability to learn or think about something
öğrenme, anlama, kavrama
Understanding and comprehending
(Definition of understanding noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “understanding” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

ellipsis

a situation in which words are left out of a sentence but the sentence can still be understood

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More