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Real PotentialPlay
Realize that underestimating often overlooks the true capabilities of people or things. SlideHe underestimated her intelligence and was surprised when she won the debate.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
Using 'underestimate' can imply a lack of respect or recognition. SlideSaying he underestimated his teammate could hurt their feelings.
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Consequence AwarenessPlay
Acknowledge that underestimation can lead to poor judgment and unexpected outcomes. SlideCoaches who underestimate opposing teams may end up losing.