Definition of misestimate
- He reopens one of the epic disputes of the cold war, namely whether the C.I.A. misestimated Soviet military and economic strength in the 1970's …
- —Philip Taubman
misestimateplay \ˌmis-ˈe-stə-mət\ noun, plural misestimates
- His misestimate was big but inconsequential, at least in the short term.
- —Ross Ramsey
misestimationplay \ˌmis-ˌe-stə-ˈmā-shən\ noun, plural misestimations
- a serious misestimation of the charges