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understanding

Philosophy archaic the mind, esp the faculty of reason

understanding

see MEANINGFUL UNDERSTANDING AND EXPLANATION, VERSTEHEN.
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I apologised and said that I simply had to grab a couple of hours sleep, and Marjorie understandingly showed me to my room."
She was clearly riled by the communication and so he thought it prudent to look sympathetic and nod understandingly. "Not quite the email you were expecting then?" "Not AT ALL the email I was expecting!" came the reply.
But before Margoshes came to such a celebratory conclusion he understandingly first believed that such a monumental effort must have been yet another instance of distorted propaganda conceived by the Nazis for their own warped purposes.
"Oh, Mireille," a frowning blonde man coming into the salon said understandingly. He stopped in front of me to hug her.
Of course, this is liable to abuse, as is any good thing but used understandingly the phonograph is of great practical and artistic value.
To love your country understandingly you should know what I have been and what I have become.
I was sent to the maternity bit, where everyone was excitedly collecting scan photos, lots of understandingly happy people.
So many mistakes regarding the buying of players and their ridiculously high remuneration in his early years of ownership have understandingly made him wary of big transfers.
"I know understandingly people like to see her in rather simpler shades, either for or against.
Understandingly, you're tempted to sidestep certain issues others always seem to dwell on, or discussions regarding matters about which you know there are differences.
persons (9) (i.e., foreign sellers were getting away with not paying income tax on their gains), which was viewed by many, understandingly so, as unfair.
I nodded understandingly as Andrew smiled shyly."All is well that ends well," I said as they shook my hand and walked out of the clinic holding hands.