Underprize Un`der*prize", v. t. To undervalue; to underestimate. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • underprize — index depreciate, misprize, underestimate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • underprize — v.t., underprized, underprizing. * * * …   Universalium

  • underprize — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: under (I) + prize : undervalue …   Useful english dictionary

  • depreciate — de·pre·ci·ate /di prē shē ˌāt/ vb at·ed, at·ing vt: to subject to depreciation: lower the value of vi: to fall in value compare appreciate Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

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  • underestimate — I verb belittle, deprecate, depreciate, detract from, discredit, disesteem, disparage, do scant justice to, make light of, minimize, minoris aestimare, minoris facere, misjudge, misprize, rate below the true value, rate too low, run down, set at… …   Law dictionary

  • belittle — Synonyms and related words: bedwarf, bring down, bring into discredit, bring low, criticize, cry down, de emphasize, debase, decry, degrade, denigrate, deprecate, depreciate, derogate, derogate from, detract from, diminish, disapprove of,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • deprecate — Synonyms and related words: belittle, bemoan, bewail, de emphasize, denigrate, deplore, depreciate, derogate, despise, detract, discommend, discountenance, disdain, disesteem, disfavor, disparage, dispraise, disvalue, downplay, frown, hold in… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • depreciate — Synonyms and related words: abate, ablate, abrade, abridge, abstract, abuse, allow, bate, beat down, belittle, break, bring down, bring into discredit, bring low, charge off, cheapen, compress, consume, cry down, curtail, cut, cut back, cut down …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disparage — Synonyms and related words: abate, abrade, abstract, abuse, attaint, backbite, bad mouth, bate, be above, be contemptuous of, be disrespectful, be overfamiliar with, belittle, bespatter, blacken, blot, blow upon, brand, bring down, bring into… …   Moby Thesaurus

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