GEMINI To say Gemini can be controversial is an understatement.
After 30 years of marriage, it is an understatement to say things have gotten ugly between Frank and Jamie.
To say Paula Broadwell is an overachiever is an understatement.
In an understatement, Dwight Normile, editor of International Gymnast magazine, said of Khorkina: “She was very unique.”
To say that the federal case filed in Boston is complex is an understatement.
I perceived Wenceslaus, in a moment of understatement, to be more than a little disaffected.
Taken literally, however, it was an understatement of the facts and wholly insincere.
The dryness in his tone was a paragraph of comment on my understatement.
Many times was an understatement, Latham thought wretchedly.
He is given rather to understatement than overstatement of facts—a cool, level-headed observer.
A form of irony in which something is intentionally represented as less than it is: “Hank Aaron was a pretty good ball player.”