Definition of understatedly in US English:



  • See understated

    • ‘‘He didn't exactly embrace the editing process,’ my editor said, hinting, albeit understatedly, at the reporter's obstreperous personality.’
    • ‘Last but not least to offer their opinion was Lorna, who again was understatedly confident.’
    • ‘Somewhere, stylistically, between country rock and folk roots, this Minneapolis-based songwriter has an original, weathered and understatedly expressive voice for a 23-year-old.’
    • ‘‘Yes, this is a testing time,’ he understatedly said.’
    • ‘Now, understatedly, the situation is much different.’