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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Able to be comprehended.

Usage examples (37)
  • Making a wrong decision is understandable. Refusing to search continually for learning is not.
  • Gen. Petraeus's use of the word "understandable" may have been used more in the sense of predictable, rather than justifiable.
  • Ed. Rendell put it, "We've got to start smacking back in short understandable bites."
  • Were they connected once and split, and how active or malicious or understandable is their rivalry? for more
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