Covenant and Understanding


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Covenant noun – A formal agreement between two or more nations or peoples.
Usage example: the two countries signed a peace covenant that, it was hoped, would put an end to decades of bitter conflict

Understanding is a synonym for covenant in contract topic. In some cases you can use "Understanding" instead a noun "Covenant".
Nearby Words: covenanted, coven, covenanting, covenanter
Synonyms for Covenant


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Understanding noun – An arrangement about action to be taken.
Usage example: the landlord came to an understanding with the tenants about his obligations for maintaining the property

Covenant is a synonym for understanding in agreement topic. You can use "Covenant" instead a noun "Understanding".
Nearby Words: understand, understandable, understandably
Synonyms for Understanding

How words are described

human human covenant human understanding
common common covenant common understanding
entire entire covenant entire understanding
superior superior covenant superior understanding
Other adjectives: new, general.

Both words in one sentence

  • Spartan Blue Team laughs at the Covenant's lack of understanding of nuclear weapons, as they watch a pack of Brutes wrestle the bombs into Styrofoam containers.
  • Lucia from Shadow Hearts: Covenant has a tendency to say awkwardly rude things without understanding how they'll affect people.
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Understanding or Covenant. 2016. Accessed July 24, 2021.

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