Definitions for understaffedˌʌn dərˈstæft, -ˈstɑft

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. short-handed, short-staffed, undermanned, understaffed(adj)

    inadequate in number of workers or assistants etc.

    "they're rather short-handed at the moment"; "overcrowded and understaffed hospitals"


  1. understaffed(Adjective)

    having an inadequate number of workers or assistants

  2. Origin: under + staffed

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