[ uhn-der-ri-pawrt, -pohrt ]
/ ˌʌn dər rɪˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt /
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verb (used with or without object)
to report as less or fewer than is correct: to underreport the enemy's strength.
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How to use underreport in a sentence
Attacks are underreported and surveys often depend on what questions were asked and who responded.
One reason, studies show, is sexual assault and rapes are underreported.
Speaker John Boehner addressed this in an underreported but excellent speech at the American Enterprise Institute on September 19.What the GOP Will Do If It Wins Congress|Stuart Stevens|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The CDC says that the current numbers on record for the epidemic, 5,843 cases and 2,803 deaths, are “substantially underreported.”CDC’s Worst Case Scenario: 1.4 Million Ebola Cases|Abby Haglage|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Data suggests that head injuries are significantly underreported by players, who often dismiss concussive symptoms.What's Really Killing Athletes With Concussions?|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|December 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST