Adjective "Underestimation" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Underestimation


    Definition:

    1. to estimate at too low a value, rate, or the like. verb (used without object), underestimated, underestimating.

    2. to make an estimate lower than that which would be correct. noun

    3. an estimate that is too low.

    Origin:
    underestimate

    Examples:

    "penalties can be underestimation."