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belittle, discount, disparage, fail to appreciate, misprize, not do justice to, set (too) little store by, underestimate, undervalue  
   exaggerate, overestimate, overprize, overrate, overvalue  
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  ( underrates    3rd person present)   ( underrating    present participle)   ( underrated    past tense & past participle  ) If you underrate someone or something, you do not recognize how clever, important, or significant they are.      verb  
  (Antonym: overrate)   
We women have a lot of good business skills, although we tend to underrate ourselves...      V n  
He underrated the seriousness of William's head injury.      V n  
  underrated      adj   usu ADJ n  
He is a very underrated poet...     

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