Meaning of “undervalue” in the English Dictionary

"undervalue" in English

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

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undervalueverb [ T ]

us /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.

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"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.


(Definition of “undervalue” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)