Definition of understate in English:

understate

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Pronunciation: /ʌndəˈsteɪt
 
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verb

[with object]

Derivatives

understater

noun
More example sentences
  • My mom and dad are going through what the understaters of the world would call a ‘rough time.’
  • Just now as he went out the door, I told my husband of your lack of progression and understater that he is (like all doctors) he got all excited and said ‘That's good!’
  • To say that the last two weeks have been ‘interesting’ would probably entitle me to some sort of award for being a horrible understater.

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