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Meaning of “underachieve” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of underachieve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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underachieveverb [I]

uk   us   /ˌʌndərəˈtʃiːv/
to do less well than you could or should: What are the schools doing to make these children underachieve? Students in these six ​states are underachieving significantly compared to the ​nationalaverage.
(Definition of underachieve from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “underachieve”
in Chinese (Simplified) 未能充分发挥水平, 未展现实力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 未能充分發揮水準, 未展現實力…
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