What does Below mean?

Definitions for Below
bɪˈloʊBe·low

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Below.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. below, at a lower place, to a lower place, beneathadverb

    in or to a place that is lower

  2. belowadverb

    at a later place

    "see below"

  3. below, infraadverb

    (in writing) see below

    "vide infra"

  4. downstairs, down the stairs, on a lower floor, belowadverb

    on a floor below

    "the tenants live downstairs"

  5. under, belowadverb

    further down

    "see under for further discussion"

Wiktionary

  1. belowadverb

    in a lower place.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  2. belowadverb

    on a lower storey.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  3. belowadverb

    further down.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  4. belowadverb

    on a lower deck.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  5. belowadverb

    below zero.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  6. belowpreposition

    lower in spatial position than

    The treasure is buried two meters below the ground.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  7. belowpreposition

    lower in value than

    The temperature is below zero.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  8. belowpreposition

    downstream of

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  9. belowpreposition

    south of

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  10. belowpreposition

    unsuitable to the rank or dignity of

    Such petty behavior is below me.

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

  11. belowpreposition

    downstage of

    Etymology: From bilooghe, from bi “by” + looghe “low”.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Below

    under, or lower in place; beneath not so high; as, below the moon; below the knee

  2. Below

    inferior to in rank, excellence, dignity, value, amount, price, etc.; lower in quality

  3. Below

    unworthy of; unbefitting; beneath

  4. Belowadverb

    in a lower place, with respect to any object; in a lower room; beneath

  5. Belowadverb

    on the earth, as opposed to the heavens

  6. Belowadverb

    in hell, or the regions of the dead

  7. Belowadverb

    in court or tribunal of inferior jurisdiction; as, at the trial below

  8. Belowadverb

    in some part or page following

Freebase

  1. Below

    Below is a 2002 World War II horror film directed by David Twohy. It was written by Lucas Sussman, Darren Aronofsky and David Twohy, and stars Bruce Greenwood, Olivia Williams, Matthew Davis, Holt McCallany, Scott Foley, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Flemyng and Dexter Fletcher. It was filmed on location in Lake Michigan and at Pinewood Studios.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Below

    be-lō′, prep. beneath in place, rank, or quality: underneath: not worthy of.—adv. in a lower place: (fig.) on earth, or in hell, as opposed to heaven. [Pfx. be-, and adj. Low.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. below

    The opposite of on or 'pon deck. Generally used to distinguish the watch on deck, and those off the watch.

Editors Contribution

  1. Below

    Down, or under something.

    Submitted by rinat on April 13, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Below' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1115

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Below' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2330

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Below' in Adverbs Frequency: #114

Anagrams for Below »

  1. bowel, elbow

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Below in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Below in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Below in a Sentence

  1. Greta Thunberg:

    If we are to stay below 1.5 degrees of temperature rise, then science says that Germany can probably not continue to burn coal. I mean, another 20 years, that is not my opinion or what I think, that's what science says.

  2. Arizona Department:

    Uranium naturally occurs in the rocks of Grand Canyon National Park. A recent survey of the Grand Canyon National Park's museum collection facility found radiation levels at' background' levels -- the amount always present in the environment -- and below levels of concern for public health and safety. There is no current risk to the public or Park employees.

  3. Don Yee:

    In my opinion, this outcome was predetermined; there was no fairness in the Wells investigation whatsoever, there is no evidence that Tom directed footballs be set at pressures below the allowable limits.

  4. Julian Reichelt:

    Germany certainly punches below its weight when it comes to foreign policy, angela Merkel tried to ignore all major conflicts and problems all over the world as good as Angela Merkel could. Angela Merkel was one of the champions of ignoring all the problems that were so obvious in Afghanistan and which would obviously hit us after the withdrawal.

  5. Michael Garcia:

    Finding Earth's largest shield volcano in the 21st Century is a surprising discovery, but then we know more about the surface of Mars than what is below the ocean on Earth, we are still discovering things about our physical planet that we did not know. There is still much to learn about planet Earth.

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