Definitions for under-the-table
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word under-the-table
sub-rosa, under-the-table, behind-the-scenes(adj)
designed and carried out secretly or confidentially
"a sub-rosa report"; "has their under-the-table backing"
; in attributive use.
He received an under-the-table payment.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was state-of-the-art 'Under the Table', every airline has a mastermind on this.
They kill and get away with it. It's swept under the table. ... If you want to be superintendent, walk in Englewood with me.
We demand ... an end to blackmail, political pressure (and) under-the-table dealings for positions of ministers, their deputies or the heads of state companies.
We don't believe things will improve, brzeziny used to be famous for its tailors, there used to be many places to work. There are none now. Tailors are working under the table, people are picking garbage.
The underground economy is not a victimless crime, by underreporting payroll, paying employees under the table and committing workers' compensation insurance fraud, these employers cheat the system and leave their employees at risk.
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