Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “undervalue”

undervalue

verb [T]    /ˌʌn·dərˈvæl·ju/
to consider something to have less worth or importance than it really has: The enormous stock of gold has been deliberately undervalued at about one-quarter of the market price. I think perhaps we've undervalued your talent.
(Definition of undervalue verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of undervalue

Definitions of “undervalue” in other dictionaries

Translations of “undervalue”

Word of the Day

limber up

to do gentle exercises to stretch the muscles in order to prepare the body for more active physical exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More