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sell short

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to place too low a value on
  • I think you're selling yourself short; you're much better at this than you think you are.

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“Sell short.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sell%20short. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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