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bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  بخس · تصريح مكبوح From automatic translation

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  轻 描 淡 写 , · 轻描淡写 From automatic translation

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

IS A
HAS KIND
bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05     •     Categories: Public relations techniques, Rhetorical techniques

  understatement · Understating

A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

More definitions


Understatement is a form of speech or disclosure which contains an expression of lesser strength than what would be expected. Wikipedia

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HAS KIND
bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  euphémisme · litote From automatic translation

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

HAS KIND
bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05     •     Categories: Rhetorik

  Untertreibung · Understatement

Untertreibung ist ein Stilmittel, das in der Rhetorik und anderen Bereichen verbreitet ist. Wikipedia

bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  συγκρατημένη · υποτίμηση From automatic translation

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05     •     Categories: אמצעים רטוריים, בלשנות

  לשון המעטה

לשון הַמְעטה היא צורת ביטוי מילולי המשתמשת במילים או בביטויים בעלי עוצמה לשונית-מילולית "חלשה" לעומת הצפוי או המקובל באותו הקשר שבה נאמרו. Wikipedia

HAS KIND
bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05     •     Categories: राजनय

  न्यूनोक्‍ति

राजनयिक क्षेत्र में ऐसे कथनों का प्रयोग किया जाता है जिनके फलस्वरूप कटु वातावरण में सरसता आ सके और उत्तेजनात्मक बात भी नम्रता का रूप धारण कर सके। ऐसे कथनों को न्यूनोक्ति कहते हैं। Wikipedia

bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05     •     Categories: Figure retoriche, Sociologia della comunicazione

  Understatement

Understatement è un termine della lingua inglese, che indica una figura retorica che consiste nello sminuire il peso o la gravità di un certo fatto oltre i limiti della verosimiglianza, in modo ironico o per creare un effetto di comicità che nasce dal paradosso. Wikipedia

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bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  控えめな表現 · 最小化 From automatic translation

言ったかもしれないことに比べて反語的に控え目である言明 Japanese WordNet

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bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  преуменьшение From automatic translation

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet

bn:00079017n     •     NOUN     •     Concept    •     Updated on 2019/07/05

  atenuación · eufemismo · lítote

 A statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said WordNet


 

Translations

بخس, تصريح مكبوح
轻 描 淡 写 ,, 轻描淡写
understatement, Understating
euphémisme, litote
untertreibung, Understatement
συγκρατημένη, υποτίμηση
לשון המעטה
न्यूनोक्‍ति, ख़ामोश, परदा डालना
understatement, attenuazione
控えめな表現, 最小化
преуменьшение
atenuación, eufemismo, lítote, subestimación

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WordNet senses

Japanese WordNet senses

最小化

Multilingual Central Repository senses

atenuación, eufemismo, lítote

WOLF senses

euphémisme, litote

Wikipedia redirections

Translations from Wikipedia sentences

بخس
轻 描 淡 写 ,
euphémisme
understatement
συγκρατημένη
ख़ामोश
understatement
преуменьшение
subestimación

Translations from SemCor sentences or monosemous words

تصريح مكبوح
轻描淡写
euphémisme
understatement
υποτίμηση
לשון המעטה
परदा डालना
attenuazione
控えめな表現
преуменьшение
atenuación
2 sources | 2 senses
2 sources | 2 senses
4 sources | 4 senses
3 sources | 4 senses
5 sources | 6 senses
2 sources | 2 senses
3 sources | 3 senses
4 sources | 4 senses
4 sources | 4 senses
2 sources | 2 senses
2 sources | 2 senses
3 sources | 5 senses

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