understand [understood] v
OE standan, understand, step under.
- Comprehend; know about; mentally grasp the full significance of.
- Perceive; sense; fully feel; spiritually take in.
- Decode; decipher; interpret; translate; receive the message of; know the meaning of; get the idea from.
- Take to mean; believe to signify.
- Be conscious; come up again; ascend again from below; have the use of faculties; [fig.] resurrect; be restored; rise again from the ashes.