Meaning : The statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises.
They had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business.
There was an understanding between management and the workers.
Synonyms : agreement
Meaning : An inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion.
His sympathies were always with the underdog.
I knew I could count on his understanding.
Synonyms : sympathy
Meaning : Characterized by understanding based on comprehension and discernment and empathy.
An understanding friend.