French translation of understatement
⇒ That's an understatement.
C'est bien peu dire.,
Le terme est faible.
⇒ To say I'm disappointed is an understatement.
Dire que je suis déçu serait un euphémisme.that's the understatement of the year!
c'est bien le moins qu'on puisse dire!
Example Sentences Including 'understatement'
He called it a postscript but he had always had a taste for understatement.THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK (2002)
she said, hitting the wrong note, making it sound like an understatement for his current situation.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
`She can be a bit of a snob sometimes,' Sally said with gross understatement.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
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Translation of understatement from the Collins English to French Dictionary