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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Inadequately or insufficiently spoken or acted on behalf of;

Usage examples (35)
  • And why Republicans would want to go uncounted and risk having their bright red states be underrepresented is beyond me …
  • Note: Many scholars are beginning to change their lexicon of language to use the word underrepresented to denote this particular ideal.
  • Connecting Obama with the potential success of the underrepresented was a common theme among party attendees and artsists alike.
  • At UCLA, the numbers of incoming "underrepresented" minorities also dropped precipitously. for more
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