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"undervalue" in British English

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undervalueverb [T]

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈvæl.juː/  us   /-dɚ-/
(Definition of undervalue from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"undervalue" in American English

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undervalueverb [T]

 us   /ˌʌn·dərˈvæl·ju/
to ​consider something to have less ​worth or ​importance than it really has: The ​enormousstock of ​gold has been ​deliberately undervalued at about one-quarter of the ​marketprice. I ​thinkperhaps we've undervalued ​yourtalent.
(Definition of undervalue from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"undervalue" in Business English

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undervalueverb [T]

uk   /ˌʌndəˈvæljuː/  us   /-dɚ-/ FINANCE
to decide or say that something is less ​valuable or important than it really is: There is little ​evidence that traditional ​firms' ​shares are undervalued.undervalue sth against sth Most emerging-market ​currencies are undervalued against the ​dollar.
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(Definition of undervalue from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “undervalue”
in Chinese (Simplified) 低估, 轻视, 对…认识不足…
in Chinese (Traditional) 低估, 輕視, 對…認識不足…
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