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Russian translation of “underestimate”

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underestimate

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌʌndərˈestɪmeɪt/
SIZE/AMOUNT B2 to not understand how large, strong, or important something is
недооценивать
Many people underestimate the cost of owning a car.Misunderstanding
PERSON to not understand how powerful or clever someone is
недооценивать
I thought it would be an easy game but I had underestimated my opponent. →  Opposite overestimate Misunderstanding
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