Number of syllables in the word 'understanding'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word understanding.

  1. No of syllables in understanding : 4
  2. Divide syllables in understanding : un-der-stand-ing

More about the word - understanding

  1. verb
  2. Synonyms : believe, apprehend, comprehend, grasp, grok, know
  3. Definition : To grasp a concept fully and thoroughly, especially (of words, statements, art, etc.) to be aware of the meaning of and (of people) to be aware of the intent of.
  4. Definition : To believe, to think one grasps sufficiently despite potentially incomplete knowledge.
  5. Definition : (obsolete outside circus, acrobatics) To stand underneath, to support.
  1. noun
  2. Definition : (gerund) The act of one that understands or comprehends; comprehension; knowledge; discernment.
  3. Definition : Reason or intelligence, ability to grasp the full meaning of knowledge, ability to infer.
  4. Definition : Opinion, judgement or outlook.
  5. Definition : An agreement of minds; harmony; something mutually understood or agreed upon.
  1. adjective
  2. Definition : Showing compassion.
  3. Definition : Knowing; skilful.


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