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ˌʌn dərˈsteɪ tɪdun·der·stat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. understated, unostentatious, unpretentiousadjective

    exhibiting restrained good taste

    "the room is pleasant and understated"


  1. understatedadjective

    Restrained and unpretentious.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of understated in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of understated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of understated in a Sentence

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    The consequences of the Court's rapid transformation of the Religion Clauses must not be understated.

  2. Freya Rose:

    I do n’t think Kate Moss is going to go for anything ostentatious, kate Moss style is generally quite simple and unfussy – and maybe a little bit [ bohemian ] at heart. I think Kate Moss will have elements of some beautiful details – in the tiara or buckles or with monogramed features – but I think the dress itself will be quite understated.

  3. Carlyle Hall:

    The dislocation and the disruption that would be caused by something as great as this just can’t be understated, this will not make things better.

  4. Jennifer Marshall:

    And the importance of that can not be understated, his actions are clearly inspiring many Ukrainians to fight as well, even if they have no prior military or combat experience.

  5. Rande Gerber and George Clooney:

    We worked on Casamigos for over five years and we took our time and had the patience to get it right, the bottle and label are understated and really simple. Our focus is on what’s inside the bottle.

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