Meaning of “sell sb/yourself/sth short” in the English Dictionary

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"sell sb/yourself/sth short" in British English

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sell sb/yourself/sth short

to not consider someone or something to be as valuable or good as he, she, or it deserves:

Don't sell yourself short - you've got the skills and the experience.

(Definition of “sell sb/yourself/sth short” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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