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underestimate

verb     /ˌʌn.dəˈres.tɪ.meɪt/ US  /-dɚˈes-/
[I or T] to fail to guess or understand the real cost, size, difficulty, etc. of something 低估;(對…)估計不足 Originally the builders gave me a price of £2000, but now they say they underestimated and it's going to be at least £3000. 起初建築商向我報價2000英鎊,但現在他們說當初估價過低,至少要3000英鎊。 One shouldn't underestimate the difficulties of getting all the political parties to the conference table. 要讓各個黨派都坐下來談判,其難度不可小覰。 →  Opposite overestimate Misunderstanding
[T] to fail to understand how strong, skilful, intelligent or determined someone, especially a competitor is 低估,輕視(尤指競爭對手) Never underestimate your opponent! 永遠不要低估你的對手! Assessing and estimating valueAnalysing and evaluatingMisunderstanding
underestimate     /ˌʌn.dəˈres.tɪ.mət/ US  /-dɚˈes-/ noun [C]
Clearly £25 was a serious underestimate. 顯然,25英鎊的估價過低。 Guesses and assumptions
(Definition of underestimate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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