Definitions For Underestimate


  • An estimation that is too low; an estimate that is less than the true or actual value


  • Make too low an estimate of
  • Make a deliberately low estimate
  • Assign too low a value to
  • To estimate (something) as being less than the actual size, quantity, or number
  • To think of (someone or something) as being lower in ability, influence, or value than that person or thing actually is

Is Underestimate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Underestimate is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Underestimate in a Sentence

  • The city underestimated the cost of the new building.
  • The number of people in the crowd was underestimated by 5,000.
  • Never underestimate the importance of a good education.

Synonyms for Underestimate

Antonyms for Underestimate

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