Maternal and Understanding


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Maternal adjective – Of, relating to, or characteristic of a mother.
Understanding and maternal are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Understanding" instead an adjective "Maternal".
Nearby Words: maternity, maternally
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Understanding adjective – Having or showing the capacity for sharing the feelings of another.
Maternal and understanding are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Maternal" instead an adjective "Understanding".
Nearby Words: understand, understandable, understandably
Synonyms for Understanding

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affection maternal affection understanding affection
girl maternal girl understanding girl
friend maternal friend understanding friend
mentor maternal mentor understanding mentor
Other nouns: family, figure, side, officer.
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