There are 2 translations of underestimate in Spanish:

underestimate1

vt

/ˌʌndərˈestəmeɪt; ˌʌndərˈestɪmeɪt/
  • 1.1 (guess too low) they underestimated the cost by $500 calcularon el costo en 500 dólares menos de lo que correspondía, al calcular el costo se quedaron cortos en 500 dólares 1.2 (underrate) [difficulty/importance] subestimar; [person] subestimar, menospreciar
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    • She said it was important not to underestimate the impact of binge drinking - particularly among young women.
    • Earlier estimates may simply have underestimated the true cost.
    • Therefore it is important not to underestimate the replacement value of everything inside your house that is not fixed to the walls.
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    • I personally have been underestimating him for two years.
    • If she does that same type of preparation, she could impress people who are underestimating her.
    • I mean, the people who underestimate him are the same people who underestimated the former mayor.

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There are 2 translations of underestimate in Spanish:

underestimate2

n

/ˌʌndərˈestəmət; ˌʌndərˈestɪmət/
  • cálculo (masculine) demasiado bajo

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Word of the day erizo
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hedgehog …
Cultural fact of the day

The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.