Definitions for underdo
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To put under, subject.
To do something insufficiently; especially to undercook.
To act below one's abilities; do less than one can.
To do less than is requisite.
Origin: From underdon, from underdon, from under + dōnan, equivalent to . Cognate with unterthun.
to do less than is requisite or proper; -- opposed to overdo
to do less thoroughly than is requisite; specifically, to cook insufficiently; as, to underdo the meat; -- opposed to overdo
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-dėr-dōō′, v.t. to do less than is requisite, esp. to cook insufficiently.—n. Underdo′er, one who does less than is necessary.—adj. Underdone′, done less than is requisite: insufficiently cooked.
The numerical value of underdo in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of underdo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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