Can't you show some understanding for the poor child?
An understanding teacher.
One's understanding of a matter.
An understanding between neighbors over late-night noise.
In my understanding, this is a good plan.
An example of understanding is the state of absorbing facts about a scientific study.
An example of understanding is having strong knowledge in math.
An example of understanding is a person who is very smart in math.
An example of understanding is a teacher who shows sympathy for her students' difficulties.
He showed much understanding when he found out of my troublesome familial history.