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underestimated

verb
past tense of underestimate

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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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“Underestimated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/underestimated. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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