What does underwork mean?

Definitions for underworkˌʌn dərˈwɜrk

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


  1. underwork(Noun)

    Inferior or subordinate work; petty business.

  2. underwork(Verb)

    To require too little work from; to work insufficiently.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Underwork(verb)

    to injure by working secretly; to destroy or overthrow by clandestine measure; to undermine

  2. Underwork(verb)

    to expend too little work upon; as, to underwork a painting

  3. Underwork(verb)

    to do like work at a less price than; as, one mason may underwork another

  4. Underwork(verb)

    to work or operate in secret or clandestinely

  5. Underwork(verb)

    to do less work than is proper or suitable

  6. Underwork(verb)

    to do work for a less price than current rates

  7. Underwork(noun)

    inferior or subordinate work; petty business

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Underwork

    un-dėr-wurk′, v.t. to work for a less price than: to undermine or destroy clandestinely.—v.i. to do less work than is requisite.—n. Un′derwork, subordinate work.—ns. Un′derworker; Un′der-workman.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of underwork in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of underwork in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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