- 1.1 (play down) [importance] minimizar*; [danger/issue] quitarle or restarle importancia aMore example sentences1.2 [Theater/Teatro] [part/scene] interpretar de manera contenida o sin el debido énfasis
More example sentences
- ‘Only a fool would underplay the important role you played in our history,’ he said.
- Oddly, the report tried to underplay these important factors.
- More than anyone else, Bobby himself would wish to underplay his disability and to concentrate on his achievements, for that is really what is important to him.
- Despite its subject matter, the film is unsentimental and avoids the conventions of melodrama, with some of the most intense scenes being quietly underplayed and restrained.
- In the title role, he underplays the part nicely.
- The rest of the cast either underplays their role or overplays it to the point of being far too cartoonish.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.