misestimate misestimate

Definition(s):

  1. (v) judge incorrectly
  2. (v) calculate incorrectly

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Usage(s):

  1. Writing in Foreign Affairs, Reischauer was sharply critical of "the shocking misestimate of the situation" by his predecessor, Douglas MacArthur II (who will head the Belgian .
  2. In a magazine article a few months later, he accused Ambassador Douglas MacArthur II of making a "shocking misestimate" of the situation, which belatedly prompted cancellation of .
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