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Pronunciation: /ˌʌndərpərˈfɔːrm/

Translation of underperform in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • rendir* por debajo de lo esperado, tener* un rendimiento pobre

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • hacer* rendir por debajo de lo esperado a, hacer* tener un rendimiento pobre a

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