verb un·der·rate \ˌən-də(r)-ˈrāt\

: to rate or value (someone or something) too low

Full Definition of UNDERRATE

transitive verb
:  to rate too low :  undervalue

Examples of UNDERRATE

  1. She underrated her student's ability.
  2. <it's perhaps the most underrated film of the last decade>

First Known Use of UNDERRATE


Rhymes with UNDERRATE

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UNDERRATED Defined for Kids


verb un·der·rate \ˌən-dər-ˈrāt\

Definition of UNDERRATE for Kids

:  to rate too low :  undervalue <The coach underrated the player's ability.>


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