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used in BoneMan's Daughters

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a statement that makes something seem less important or extreme than it is
  • To say that he wasn't concerned would have been a gross understatement, but he refused to allow fear to gain any foothold.
    Chapter 3 (16% in)
  • But there was one facet of their characterization that rang true and was perhaps even understated.
    Chapter 20 (52% in)

There are no more uses of "understatement" in BoneMan's Daughters.

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