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Definition of Underestimate


  1. To set to/ low a value on; to estimate below the truth.
  2. The act of underestimating; too low an estimate.

Underestimate Quotations

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Leo Buscaglia

You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world's problems at once but don't ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.
Michelle Obama

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.
Robert A. Heinlein

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Douglas Adams

We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction.
Bill Gates
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Underestimate Translations

underestimate in Dutch is onderschatten, onderwaarderen
underestimate in French is minorer, sous-estimons, sous-estimez, sous-estimer
underestimate in Italian is sottovalutare
underestimate in Spanish is subestimar
underestimate in Swedish is underskatta

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