Definition of understater in US English:



  • See understate

    • ‘Just now as he went out the door, I told my husband of your lack of progression and understater that he is (like all doctors) he got all excited and said ‘That's good!’’
    • ‘My mom and dad are going through what the understaters of the world would call a ‘rough time.’’
    • ‘To say that the last two weeks have been ‘interesting’ would probably entitle me to some sort of award for being a horrible understater.’