mutual understanding

  • 1 mutual understanding — I noun accord, agreement, alliance, amity, bilateral contract, common agreement, common understanding, communion, compact, concordance, concurrence, contract, correlative agreement, entente, interchangeable commitment, joint agreement, joint pact …

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  • 2 mutual understanding — Synonyms and related words: acclamation, accord, accordance, agreement, agreement of all, chorus, common assent, common consent, compact, concert, concord, concordance, concurrence, consensus, consensus gentium, consensus of opinion, consensus… …

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  • 3 mutual understanding — noun sympathy of each person for the other • Syn: ↑mutual affection • Hypernyms: ↑sympathy …

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  • 4 Mutual fund fees and expenses — are charges that may be incurred by investors who hold mutual funds. Running a mutual fund involves costs, including shareholder transaction costs, investment advisory fees, and marketing and distribution expenses. Funds pass along these costs to …

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  • 5 mutual promise — index agreement (concurrence), arrangement (understanding), compact, contract, mutual understanding, pact …

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  • 6 understanding — I adj. understanding about, of II n. agreement 1) to arrive at, come to, reach an understanding 2) a clear; secret; tacit; verbal; written understanding 3) an understanding about; with (we reached a tacit understanding with them about the matter) …

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  • 7 understanding — noun 1 knowledge of a subject, of how sth works, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, comprehensive, full ▪ He showed a full understanding of the sequence of events. ▪ growing ▪ accurate …

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  • 8 understanding — Synonyms and related words: IQ, Spartan, Vernunft, abatement of differences, acceptation, accepting, acclamation, accommodation, accord, accordance, accordant, acute, adjustment, affinity, agape, agreeable, agreeing, agreement, agreement of all,… …

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  • 9 understanding — 1 noun 1 (countable usually singular) a private, unofficial agreement: come to/reach an understanding: I thought we had come to an understanding on this matter. | on the understanding that (=on the condition that): I lent him the money on the… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 mutual affection — noun sympathy of each person for the other (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑mutual understanding • Hypernyms: ↑sympathy …

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  • 11 mutual — mu·tu·al / myü chə wəl/ adj 1: directed by each toward the other: reciprocal mutual orders of protection in domestic violence cases L. H. Schafran and Norman Wikler 2: shared in common …

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  • 12 mutual — mu‧tu‧al [ˈmjuːtʆuəl] adjective [only before a noun] FINANCE relating to financial institutions, for example some insurance companies and, in Britain, building, where there are no shareholders but where investors receive their share of profits in …

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  • 13 Mutual credit — is a type of alternative currency in which the currency used in a transaction can be created at the time of the transaction. LETS are mutual credit systems. Typically this involves keeping track of each individual s credit or debit balance.… …

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  • 14 understanding — [un΄dərstan′diŋ] n. 1. the mental quality, act, or state of a person who understands; comprehension, knowledge, discernment, sympathetic awareness, etc. 2. the power or ability to think, learn, judge, etc.; intelligence; sense 3. a specific… …

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  • 15 understanding — I (agreement) noun accord, accordance, alliance, arrangement, common view, compact, compliance, concord, concordance, congruence, consentaneity, contract, cooperation, covenant, harmony, like mindedness, meeting of minds, mutual pledge, pact,… …

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  • 16 mutual agreement — I noun acclamation, accord, accordance, affirmation, common consent, concord, concordance, concurrent agreement, consensus, consentaneity, consentience, contract, general agreement, likemindedness, meeting of the minds, mutual arrangement, mutual …

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  • 17 mutual assent — index agreement (concurrence), arrangement (understanding) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 18 mutual pledge — index agreement (contract), bargain, compact, contract, pact, understanding (agreement) Burton s Le …

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  • 19 mutual undertaking — index arrangement (understanding), bargain, contract, indenture, league, policy (contract) …

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  • 20 understanding — (n.) O.E. understandincge comprehension, from UNDERSTAND (Cf. understand) (q.v.). Meaning mutual agreement is attested from 1803 …

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