a sympathetic relationship based on knowing the true character of sb；a private,not formal agreement
ability to know and learn
able to show tolerance of or sympathy towards others' feelings and views
"he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"
"they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business"
"there was an understanding between management and the workers"
"his sympathies were always with the underdog"
"I knew I could count on his understanding"
"we are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil"
"an understanding friend"
For Understanding rul'd not, and the Will Heard not her lore.
Hirsch is..compelled to distinguish interpretation from understanding.
出自： R. Scruton
Anthropologist..Lienhardt describes the animistic understanding of the Dinka tribe.
出自： A. Dillard