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underestimates

verb
present tense third-person singular of underestimate

Synonyms & Antonyms of underestimates

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

underestimates

underestimating

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“Underestimates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/underestimates. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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