Noun(1) an estimation that is too low; an estimate that is less than the true or actual value
Verb(1) assign too low a value to(2) make a deliberately low estimate(3) make too low an estimate of
(1) The findings suggest that official estimates based on surveys of the public significantly underestimate the extent of alcohol abuse in the country.(2) Even after his landslide election victory last year, they continue to underestimate him.(3) Nobody knows for sure how many copies have been sold around the world, but 100 million is probably an underestimate .(4) I wish people wouldn't underestimate me, or my strength, or my weakness.(5) If the Chancellor's past record of predicting the budget deficit is anything to go by, this is almost certainly an underestimate .(6) ├ö├ç├┐They can underestimate us as much as they like,├ö├ç├û adds Hines scornfully.(7) Most important of all; never underestimate the necessity to save up for your retirement.(8) The majority of people grossly underestimate the effort required to earn a certification.(9) Total wealth is put in the region of Ôö¼├║50m but is probably an underestimate .(10) Economists estimate inflation will be more than 500% this year but that forecast could prove an underestimate .(11) Even this figure is considered an underestimate as the government has never provided definite numbers for Scotland.(12) Back on his home patch, people are less likely to underestimate him.(13) In fact, he'd already decided this was one woman who did her best to make people underestimate her.(14) The official figure of between 10,000 and 12,000 was thought by many to be an underestimate .(15) People who worked for Casey soon learned to underestimate him at their own peril.(16) As noted, this number is actually probably a gross underestimate .
(1) under estimate :: 見積もりの下で
2. underrate ::
3. lowball ::
4. undervalue ::
1. overrate ::
underestimate, underestimated, underestimates, underestimating
Word Example from TV Shows
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You continue to UNDERESTIMATE
my capabilities, madam.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 2
You UNDERESTIMATE me.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 18
They'll UNDERESTIMATE us every time,
and we will use that to our advantage.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 4
We can't UNDERESTIMATE them.
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 8
Well, first of all, don't UNDERESTIMATE
the value of discomfort.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 22
English to Japanese Dictionary: underestimate
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