Portuguese translation of understatement
1 (quality) subestimação f
2 (euphemism) eufemismo
it's an understatement to say that ... é uma subestimação dizer que ...
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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 Portuguese Dictionary