English version

sell somebody/something short

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsell somebody/something shortsell somebody/something shortMODESTto not give someone or something the praise, attention, or reward that they deserve Don’t sell yourself short – tell them about all your qualifications. sell
Examples from the Corpus
sell somebody/something shortDon't sell this guy short - there's more to him than just good looks.
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