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under estimates

verb as in underrate

verb as in undervalue


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Example Sentences

Obvious causes have led to grave under-estimates of this novel.

If anything, one under-estimates rather than overstates the case.

The visitor to Japan usually under-estimates the ages of children because they are so small.

He almost always over-estimates his resources for the future, and under-estimates his obligations at the present.

It is certain that Brinton under-estimates the number of recoveries when he computes that only one-half of the ulcers cicatrize.

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On this page you'll find 701 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to under-estimates, such as: annoy, curse, humiliate, irritate, libel, and mock.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.