Definition of underappreciated
: not duly appreciated
Examples of underappreciated in a Sentence
Her work is underappreciated by the critics.
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One fascinating figure is Johnny Jenkins, a local guitar hero in Redding’s hometown, Macon, Ga., who takes Redding under his wing — opinions vary widely as to whether Jenkins was an underappreciated genius or an overrated showboat.
Then again, all great artists are underappreciated in their lifetimes.
In many ways, Marvel was just like any other office, with photocopying and spreadsheets and people feeling overworked and underappreciated.
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UNDERAPPRECIATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of underappreciated for English Language Learners
: not appreciated or valued enough
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