transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 [ability/opponent] subestimar 1.2(underrated past participle of/participio pasado de)[writer/play] no debidamente apreciado or valoradoMore example sentences
- But they underrated his ability to find allies and play the long game.
- Some conservationists felt the report underrated the quality of the threatened environment.
- How could they have so underrated the intelligence of the voters?
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...
The National Police (Policía Nacional) was set up in Spain in 1976. Its members patrol provincial capitals and big cities, which are responsible for its finance, administration, and recruitment. Although armed, it has never been considered a repressive force, unlike the