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Definition of the noun underrate
What does underrate mean as a name of something?
- A price less than the value.
Definition of the verb underrate
What does underrate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: underrated | underrating | underrates
- make too low an estimate of
- examples: The problem of many language teachers is that they underrate new technologies in their teaching methods. | There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy.
- lexical domain: Cognition - verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting
- synonym of underrate: underestimate
- more generic word: misjudge = judge incorrectly
- more specific term: sell short = underestimate the real value or ability of
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and of English synonymes and paronymes by John Oswald
underrate', v. underline', v. underrate, ...
by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns
Underrate, v, a. manebaka ny vidy njavatra. Underrate, s. tsy tokombidy ny, ...
by Philip D. Morehead
Verbs—underestimate, underrate, undervalue, underreckon; depreciate, ...
Entick's New Spelling Dictionary ... Carefully revised, corrected, and improved, by John Robinson (1834)
by John ENTICK, John ROBINSON (Schoolmaster, of London.)
to praise below desert, to underrate. Underprize, v. a. to undervalue, to degrade.
underrate /Anda'rert/ verb: underrates, underrating, ...
A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Exposition of the English Language, to which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation, Rules to be Observed by the Natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London ... (1850)
Underrate, an/d&r-rÂte, а. 408. a price less than is usual. Undersecretary, ùn-dfir- seVkre- 1.\ .re, а. л subordinate secretary. To Undersell, ftn-dar-sel', v. a. To defeat, by selling for less ; to sell cheaper than another. Underservant, nn-dür- seVv.
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Underrate, er. a. Undervalue, misprize, underestimate, rate below the true value, rate too low, underprize. Under sail. ( Aw.) Moved by sails, in motion. Underscore, v. a. Underline, draw a line under.
UNC6MFORTABLE UNDERRATE Uncomfortable, (un-kum'fort-a-bl) a. affording no comfort. Unoomfortably,(un-kum'fort-a-ble)ad. without cheerfulness. [unusual. Uncommon, (un - kom 'un) a. rare ; Uncommonly, (un-kom'un-le) ad. unusually, ...
by Thomas Sheridan
To UNDERRATE, un'-dfirra'te.
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Video about underrate
Video shows what underrate means. to underestimate; to make too low a rate or estimate. Underrate Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
Quotes about underrate
There is one moral duty that moralists underrate almost criminally - the duty to enjoy god's world.
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Scrabble value of U1N1D2E1R1R1A1T1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine