Understatement

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  • a statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said

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  • a statement that is restrained in ironic contrast to what might have been said

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  • Understatement: Understatement is a form of speech or disclosure which contains an expression of less strength than what would be expected. This is not to ...
  • The Age of the Understatement: The Age of the Understatement is the debut album by The Last Shadow Puppets , featuring Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys , Miles Kane of The ...
  • The Age of the Understatement (song): "The Age of the Understatement" is the first single released by The Last Shadow Puppets . It was released on 14 April 2008 in the United ...
  • Credit Suisse Securities Japan Limited “Mass Understatement of Income Tax” Case: other foreign investment banks such as JP Morgan Chase were investigated and hundreds of cases were exposed as understatement of income tax. ...

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