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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Shoot short of or below (a target); Fall short of (the runway) in a landing.

Usage examples (35)
  • Funds that undershoot one year might overshoot the next.
  • The difficulty is, of course, not to undershoot, to fall short.
  • While Census tends to shoot too high, state surveys can undershoot.
  • No one else can so consistently undershoot the lowest common denominator. for more
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