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Translation of "understatement" - English-Spanish dictionary

understatement

noun   /ˌʌn.dəˈsteɪt.mənt/
a statement that describes something in a way that makes it seem less important, serious, bad, etc. than it really is, or the act of making such statements eufemismo To say that her resignation was a shock would be an understatement – it caused panic. ‘It didn’t go well? ’ ‘That’s the understatement of the year/decade/century. It was a disaster.’1155
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