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underestimate 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˌəndərˈestəˌmāt/,
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underestimates, 3rd person singular present; underestimated, past participle; underestimated, past tense; underestimating, present participle;
  1. Estimate (something) to be smaller or less important than it actually is
    • - the administration has grossly underestimated the extent of the problem
  2. Regard (someone) as less capable than they really are
    • - he had underestimated the new president
Noun
  1. An estimate that is too low


  1. an estimation that is too low; an estimate that is less than the true or actual value
  2. undervalue: assign too low a value to; "Don't underestimate the value of this heirloom-you may sell it at a good price"
  3. lowball: make a deliberately low estimate; "The construction company wanted the contract badly and lowballed"
  4. Cost overrun, "cost increase," or "budget overrun" is an unexpected cost incurred in excess of a budgeted amount, due to cost underestimation. ...
  5. An estimate or perception that is too low; To perceive (someone or something) as having a lower value, quantity, worth etc. than what it actually has
  6. Make too low an estimate of something (cost, danger, difficulty)
  7. (v) azaytırģa, baģalamazģa, bеtin çıģarmazģa, çеkdürürgе, uçuz etеrgе