Definitions for underbellyˈʌn dərˌbɛl i

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word underbelly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. underbelly(noun)

    lower side

    "the underbellies of clouds"

  2. underbelly, underbody(noun)

    the soft belly or underside of an animal's body

  3. underbelly(noun)

    the quality of being weak or unprotected

    "the soft underbelly of the Axis"- Winston Churchill

Wiktionary

  1. underbelly(Noun)

    The side which is not normally seen

    The area by the canal is the underbelly of town - not something you'd see in the guidebooks

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of underbelly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of underbelly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mitch Abrams:

    People assume sports are safe, but there is an ugly underbelly we need to be mindful of, sports are a microcosm of our society, and until our society becomes more civil there is no reason to expect to see more civility in sports.

  2. Julia Meltzer:

    Her characters are mostly black women or brown people living in a world that is deeply problematic, and it's a different underbelly than you would get in the typical L.A. crime novel, just because of who she was and what she experienced, she writes about L.A. in a different way than you would get in a Raymond Chandler novel.

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  • υπογάστριοGreek

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