on the lower or downward side; on the underside of
"a chest of drawers all scratched underneath"
under or below an object or a surface; at a lower place or level; directly beneath
"we could see the original painting underneath"; "a house with a good foundation underneath"
The part under or lower.
The underneath of the aircraft was painted blue.
A background radio sound track played during a specific announcement or program.
On the underside or lower face of.
Below; in a place beneath.
You can have the underneath bunk.
Under, below, beneath.
Under the control or power of.
There was little freedom underneath the jackboot.
Origin: underneoþan, ultimately from
beneath; below; in a lower place; under; as, a channel underneath the soil
under; beneath; below
Underneath is the sixth album by American pop rock group Hanson. It was released in 2004 by 3CG Records. It is the band's first release on their own independent record label.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-dėr-nēth′, adv. beneath: below: in a lower place.—prep. under: beneath.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'underneath' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2154
The numerical value of underneath in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of underneath in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Be like a duck. Calm on the surface, but always paddling like the dickens underneath.
Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.
There was only 30 percent left of his body probably. they had dragged him underneath, back up underneath, to eat on him.
Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me.
For the villainy of the world is great, and a man has to run his legs off to keep them from being stolen out fom underneath him.
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Translations for underneath
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- sotaCatalan, Valencian
- unten, unterhalb, darunterGerman
- bajos, bajo, por debajo, abajo, debajoSpanish
- alempi, alapuolelta, alla, tunnussävel, alaisuus, alapuoli, alapuolella, alapuolinen, alle, alapuolelle, alta, tunnari, alaosa, ala-Finnish
- sous, dessous, en dessous, d'en dessous, du dessousFrench
- pod, dół, spódPolish
- под, нижняя сторонаRussian
- alt, altında, emri altında, altı, alt kısmıTurkish
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