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Definitions of underrated

  1. Valued too low.
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Quotes of underrated

  1. South Africa is the most beautiful country I have been to. Canada is also hugely underrated – Honor Blackman
  2. Johnny Winter is one of the best blues players in the world. He's very underrated – Ritchie Blackmore
  3. Location work has its charms, and can seem glamorous on the outside, but I think living at home and having the stability of a home life once you've finished work is very underrated – Saffron Burrows
  4. I really dig The Byrds. I think they are the most underrated in their original form- pop group. – Bruce Johnston
  5. I think Jim Taylor was very underrated never hear much about him. We played Green Bay every year in exhibition, and generally we played them every couple of years in regular season. And I always thought he was a fierce competitor. – Bob Lilly
  6. I've always wanted to work with Blair, and finally the timing was right. I have a tremendous amount of respect for him. I think he's a hugely underrated actor in Hollywood. – Tyler Perry
  7. Dickens is a very underrated writer at the moment. Everyone in his time admired him but I think right now he's not spoken of enough. – Anne Rice
  8. The Loved One has been the most underrated film I've worked on. – Terry Southern
  9. I've heard from writers and musicians and fans that they think I'm underrated – Rick Springfield
  10. And that movie was underrated Nuts- because it deals with a terrible subject, but It's very well done. – Eli Wallach
  11. Tim Burton is underrated I loved Big Fish, loved that movie, think it's the best movie of the year, hands down. Really impressed with that. – David Zucker

Usage examples for underrated

  1. Though its physical aspect,- the loss of treasure and of blood- was most affecting, I cannot but think that its mental and moral aspect has been underrated – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  2. He still underrated the force which Austria had brought into the field against him. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  3. In many ways- certainly during his lifetime- Piper was the most underrated of the John W. Campbell's " Astounding" writers. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  4. Afterward he was to learn that he had underrated the gifts of the former mayor. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  5. I have never told them to mortal being, but I must tell them now; I remember them as I remember the look of my child's face when she was first put in my arms, the child- She had underrated her strength. – The Mayor's Wife by Anna Katherine Green
  6. First, he showed, by incontrovertible evidence, the utter falsehood of the charge, that he had underrated the merits of others and exalted his own. – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839) by Thomas Clarkson
  7. Some part of the blame must surely attach to the slow- paced D'Erlon and to the Emperor himself, who first underrated the difficulties both at Ligny and Quatre Bras, and then changed his plans when Ney was in the midst of a furious fight. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  8. I am not aware that I have underrated the effect of the wants and tastes of mankind on profits; they frequently occasion large profits on particular commodities for short periods, but they do not, I think, often operate on general profits, because they do not often influence the growth of raw produce. – Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus, 1810-1823 by David Ricardo
  9. We had, in fact, underrated the Turkish resistance, a mistake not uncommon during the war, and had to resign ourselves to a summer of trench warfare with the best grace we could muster. – The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918 by F.L. Morrison
  10. She underrated his virtue, though she overrated his value. – Orthodoxy by G. K. Chesterton
  11. He underrated their sincerity, and the danger of their sincerity. – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  12. His claims in these respects are much, underrated by those who are opposed to him in politics. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  13. He had seen much of human nature; the girl was very young, and perhaps he underrated the strength of her love for the dead man, and thought that she might yet marry happily and live a normal woman's life. – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  14. Harry would not have the Old Dominion, nor his share in it, underrated – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  15. On the whole, she went to work with energy, and seemed determined to establish the fact that her abilities were greatly underrated and that a woman could accomplish more than one thing at a time when she set about it. – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb
  16. I do appreciate it, I assure you, and I feel guilty because I underrated your talent. – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells
  17. Not that he was ignorant of nor underrated the magnitude of the obstacles in his way. – Amos Huntingdon by T.P. Wilson
  18. " I am satisfied with your choice," responded Williams, who prided himself upon his rifle- shooting, in which accomplishment Dic had underrated his antagonist. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  19. Its place in the strategic conduct of the war in Europe has been obscured, and- by some people unfortunately- underrated – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various