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verb as in underrate

verb as in undervalue


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But these days, we are more prone to make the mistake of under-estimating that democracy.

His excreta showed, however, that he was merely under-estimating the food he took.

While under-estimating the strength of Wellington's position Napoleon over-rated his numbers.

I soon found that I had been deceived, by the crystal transparency of the water, into under-estimating the depth.

But it may be that I am under-estimating the alacrity of human folly in rising to the bait.

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

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