What is the opposite of overkill?

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Noun
Opposite of an unnecessary excess of whatever is needed to achieve a goal
Noun
Opposite of pleasure or consumption taken in excess of what is satisfying or necessary
Noun
Opposite of an extreme exaggeration or overstatement
Verb
Underkill
Adjective
Opposite of exceeding the usual bounds of something
“The amount of vanilla extract that you need to mix in is very little.”
Adjective
Opposite of excessively abundant
Adjective
Opposite of that has been described as greater or better than it actually is
“There is understated confidence about the food, and the service allows you to sit back and truly relax.”
Adjective
Opposite of very severe or serious
“Leaders hope that taking mild action today will dampen wage demands before they become significant.”
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