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ˌʌn dərˈreɪtun·der·rate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. underestimate, underrateverb

    make too low an estimate of

    "he underestimated the work that went into the renovation"; "Don't underestimate the danger of such a raft trip on this river"


  1. underratenoun

    A price less than the value.

    to sell a thing at an underrate

  2. underrateverb

    to underestimate; to make too low a rate or estimate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Underrateverb

    to rate too low; to rate below the value; to undervalue

  2. Underratenoun

    a price less than the value; as, to sell a thing at an underrate

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Underrate

    un-dėr-rāt′, v.t. to rate under the value.—n. Un′derrate, a price less than the worth.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of underrate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of underrate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of underrate in a Sentence

  1. Henry Adams:

    It is impossible to underrate human intelligence--beginning with one's own.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Do not underrate others, do not underrate yourself, and do not underrate anything! Do not overrate others, do not overrate yourself, and do not overrate anything!

  3. Mark Warner:

    This White House seems to continue to both undermine and underrate the level of that threat and that does not make our system more secure.

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