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American English: /ˌəndərəˈtʃiv/
British English: /ʌndərəˈtʃiːv/

Translation of underachieve in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • (rendir por debajo de su capacidad o del nivel exigido)
    Example sentences
    • It is hard to believe he was a child who consistently underachieved at school, whose reports said ‘nice and friendly’ but never mentioned any outstanding mental ability.
    • All had underachieved at school, had few if any qualifications and had no job.
    • These are aimed at pupils who are underachieving or at risk of exclusion and cover basic skills like literacy and numeracy as well as sport, music, ICT and media courses.

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