Definition of understandingly in English:


Pronunciation /ˌəndərˈstandiNGlē/ /ˌəndərˈstændɪŋli/


See understanding

‘‘It's okay’, Vince assured him understandingly.’
  • ‘‘Ah, I see,’ he suddenly nodded understandingly.’
  • ‘‘You've been through a lot,’ he said understandingly.’
  • ‘‘You've really been struggling with this project, haven't you,’ she said understandingly, slowly closing her eyes.’
  • ‘‘I know, Ron can be a little persistent sometimes,’ Jonathon said, nodding and smiling understandingly.’