underestimate


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underrate

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an estimation that is too low

assign too low a value to

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make a deliberately low estimate

make too low an estimate of

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'Let's never underestimate the power of music to bring people together,' Madonna said in brief comments before her performance.
Our study also found a tendency for health professionals to underestimate weight which suggests that overweight children may not be offered the support they need to ensure good health.
The Prime Minister said that 'as long as the terrorists underestimate the spirit of the societies they seek to undermine, they will lose.'
The terrorists that seek to change peoples' ways through fear and terror underestimate the resilience of good people and the fundamental decency of the men and women they attack.
KUWAIT, July 4 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Ministry of Interior stressed on Monday that it will take legal measures against everybody trying to post tweets on social media networks aiming to underestimate the ministry's achievements and offend the brotherly countries.
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INTER MILAN legend Sandro Mazzola last night insisted Roberto Mancini's side can't underestimate Celtic like the San Siro giants did in 1967.
Many of us underestimate the intensity of physical activity that is required to achieve health benefits, according to research published in PLoS ONE on May 16,2014.
"We began to think: What happens to women when they underestimate their risk of breast cancer?
The research from NHS Smokefree revealed that 53% of smokers underestimate the number of annual deaths from smoking-related diseases by at least 70,000.
Women in sexual relationships with older men may underestimate the age difference between themselves and their partners, and in turn, their risk of HIV According to an analysis of survey data from both male and female members of 519 couples in Likoma, Malawi, 89% of women with a partner of similar age (no more than five years older) correctly reported the age difference between themselves and their partner;1 however, only 24% of women with a partner six or more years older--and just 10% of those with a partner 10 or more years older--correctly reported that their partners were that much older.
* FORMER captain Martin Corry says there is no better time for England to be facing Argentina at the World Cup, but they cannot afford to underestimate the Pumas.
FORMER captain Martin Corry says there is no better time for England to be facing Argentina at the World Cup, but has warned Martin Johnson and company cannot afford to underestimate the Pumas.
Dumas, MD presented her study at an American Heart Association's conference this spring that revealed that normal-weight adults and children correctly estimate their body weight but that overweight and obese parents and children often underestimate their true body weight.