What does understated mean?

Definitions for understatedˌʌn dərˈsteɪ tɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word understated.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. understated, unostentatious, unpretentious(adj)

    exhibiting restrained good taste

    "the room is pleasant and understated"


  1. understated(Adjective)

    Restrained and unpretentious.


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Bakula:

    The amount of exposure Apple gave to streaming can't be understated.

  2. Andrew Kelvin:

    They've been arguing that the amount of excess slack in the economy has been understated thus far, and if that's what they believe, then that would argue for a later tightening.

  3. 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.

  4. Bill Nelson:

    These vehicles are deathtraps, and Takata and Honda have understated the risks for far too long, merely telling people to come to dealers is not enough - they need to go out and find these vehicles and get them off the road.

  5. Drew Rosenberg:

    I’ve learned over time that many jurisdictions do not cite license status or immigration status when reporting these statistics, so if anything, the numbers are understated, for example, San Francisco doesn’t report either criteria, so Drew’s death defaults to having been killed by a licensed driver who was a citizen.

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