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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of underpromise.

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Examples

  • If you're going to drag a motorized gadget across your face, it's comforting to find one that underpromises and overdelivers.

    Wired Top Stories

  • Apple is a notoriously difficult company for analysts to get a fix on, since it routinely underpromises and overdeliver, and Tuesday was no exception as analysts expected far more pedestrian figures of $10.10 in profit per share on $38.9 billion in sales, which would have been strong but not quite the 73% jump the company posted.

    Forbes.com: News

  • Apple is a notoriously difficult company for analysts to get a fix on, since it routinely underpromises and overdeliver, and Tuesday was no exception as analysts expected more modest figures of $10.10 in profit per share on $38.9 billion in sales, which would have been strong but not quite the 73% jump the company posted.

    Forbes.com: News

  • You also have to keep in mind that Dahlback massively underpromises any horsepower claim.

    WN.com - Business News

  • However, the company often underpromises and overdelivers, Enderle reiterated.

    MacNewsWorld

  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Geithner is known as a sober guy, the type who underpromises and overdelivers.

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