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Synonyms for under
ˈʌn dərun·der

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Wiktionary

  1. underpreposition

    Synonyms:
    below, beneath, underneath

    Antonyms:
    above, over

  2. underadverb

    In a way lower or less than

    Synonyms:
    underneath, below, beneath

    Antonyms:
    over, above

  3. underpreposition

    In a way inferior to

    He served in World War II under General Omar Bradley.

    Synonyms:
    beneath, below, underneath

    Antonyms:
    above, over

  4. underpreposition

    Less than

    Synonyms:
    underneath, beneath, below

    Antonyms:
    over, above

  5. underpreposition

    Below the surface of

    Synonyms:
    below, beneath, underneath

    Antonyms:
    above, over

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. under

    Synonyms:
    below, underneath, beneath, subordinate, lower, inferior

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nether, underadjective

    located below or beneath something else

    "nether garments"; "the under parts of a machine"

    Synonyms:
    nether, chthonian, under(a), chthonic

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  2. under(a)adverb

    lower in rank, power, or authority

    "an under secretary"

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  3. underadverb

    down to defeat, death, or ruin

    "their competitors went under"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  4. underadverb

    through a range downward

    "children six and under will be admitted free"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    dominant, high

  5. underadverb

    into unconsciousness

    "this will put the patient under"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  6. underadverb

    in or into a state of subordination or subjugation

    "we must keep our disappointment under"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    dominant, high

  7. underadverb

    below some quantity or limit

    "fifty dollars or under"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  8. underadverb

    below the horizon

    "the sun went under"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    high, dominant

  9. underadverb

    down below

    "get under quickly!"

    Synonyms:
    below

    Antonyms:
    dominant, high

  10. under, belowadverb

    further down

    "see under for further discussion"

    Synonyms:
    on a lower floor, at a lower place, to a lower place, infra, beneath, below, downstairs, down the stairs

    Antonyms:
    dominant, high

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    beneath, below

  2. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    subordinate to, subject to, in subordination to

  3. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    below, less than, with less than

  4. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    by means of

  5. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    when exposed to, while suffering

  6. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    in, in the state or condition of

  7. underprep.

    Synonyms:
    attested by, authorized by, signed by

  8. underadjective

    Synonyms:
    in subjection

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. underadjective

    Synonyms:
    subordinate, subaltern, inferior, subjacent

  2. underprep

    Synonyms:
    beneath, below, subordinate, inferior, subject to

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How to use under in a sentence?

  1. Josh Shapiro:

    The reason why I raise the points about freedom... is because Josh Shapiro has made this notion of freedom central to Josh Shapiro campaign, to me, it is a complete farce because what Josh Shapiro's really doing is saying,' I, Doug Mastriano, will define freedom on my terms and force you to live under those terms.'.

  2. Tiger Woods:

    Both shots Im just trying to hit the ball into the slope and just walk away with a 20 -, 25-footer and move on about my business, i was pretty ticked, no doubt about that, and I was bound and determined to get it all back and get it back to( 5 under), and I thought that would have been a hell of a fight. Ended up getting back to 3( under).

  3. Thomas Overbury:

    The man who has nothing to boast of but his illustrious ancestry is like the potato - the best part under ground.

  4. Aleksandr Kogan:

    Steve Bannon.Christopher Wylie has proven once again that Steve Bannon.Christopher Wylie has a very active imagination without actual knowledge to back it up. As with Steve Bannon.Christopher Wylie claims about the usefulness of the data, Steve Bannon.Christopher Wylie claims here also quickly fall apart under any sensible scrutiny.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    You could see on that stage in Las Vegas how we are maybe approaching these problems with different solutions, but we're both seeing the pressures that American families are under and the challenges that they're facing, we're not peddling the same old failed policies of trickle-down economics and let the corporations do what they want and cut taxes on the wealthy.


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