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synonyms for understated

  • downplay
  • lessen
  • minimize
  • underrate
  • undervalue
  • devalue
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antonyms for understated

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  • enlarge
  • overestimate
  • overrate
  • overvalue
  • amplify
  • exaggerate
  • magnify
  • overstate
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How to use understated in a sentence

I think my understated delivery might have helped to ground my performance.
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What pushes “Supernova” into the category of a sure bet is its understated, elegiac screenplay.
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It comes in eight stylish, understated patterns each with a water-resistant liner that is easily machine-washable.
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The most important consideration when choosing a soundbar for its size is that it retains flexibility and versatility in spite of having an understated appearance.
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Not many quick-brew coffee machines can prepare two beverages at once, but this machine from Senseo does just that, all while maintaining a low profile thanks to its simple functions and understated design.
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The losses on either side are difficult to estimate; they seem as usual to have been understated by the Parliamentarian writers.
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I have understated it; it is not ten, but a hundred, that I should have said.
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From all available collateral sources it appears that the official figures greatly understated the actual number of arrivals.
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In order that we may understated this, it becomes necessary for us to consider the means by which it is formed.
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Urgent as this message was, it really understated the desperate condition of British and Allied finances.
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDERSTATED

  • classic
  • elegant
  • harmonious
  • pure
  • refined
  • restrained
  • symmetrical
  • understated
  • well-proportioned
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