Definitions for understatedˌʌn dərˈsteɪ tɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•der•stat•edˌʌn dərˈsteɪ tɪd(adj.)

  1. restrained; de-emphasized; low-key:

    understated elegance.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. understated, unostentatious, unpretentious(adj)

    exhibiting restrained good taste

    "the room is pleasant and understated"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. understated(adjective)ˌʌn dərˈsteɪ tɪd

    simple and therefore attractive or effective

    an understated beauty


  1. understated(Adjective)

    Restrained and unpretentious.

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