understandable Definition

able to be comprehended or grasped mentally; intelligible.

Using understandable: Examples

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  • Example

    The instructions were clear and understandable.

  • Example

    It's understandable that she's upset after what happened.

  • Example

    His frustration is understandable given the circumstances.

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Summary: understandable in Brief

'Understandable' [ˌʌndərˈstændəbl] refers to something that can be easily comprehended or grasped mentally. It is often used to describe instructions, situations, or emotions that are clear and coherent, as in 'The instructions were clear and understandable.' 'Understandable' has synonyms like 'comprehensible' and 'intelligible,' and informal equivalents like 'clear' and 'makes sense.'

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