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underestimate

verb

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to place too low a value on
  • we had underestimated her ability to raise the start-up money for her own design firm

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The first known use of underestimate was in 1792

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underestimate

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“Underestimate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/underestimate. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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