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Synonyms for underwater
ˈʌn dərˈwɔ tər, -ˈwɒt ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. submerged, submersed, underwater(adj)

    beneath the surface of the water

    "submerged rocks"

    Synonyms:
    submerged, subaqueous, subaquatic, submersed

    Antonyms:
    terrestrial, overhead, surface, amphibious

  2. subaqueous, subaquatic, submerged, submersed, underwater(adj)

    growing or remaining under water

    "viewing subaqueous fauna from a glass-bottomed boat"; "submerged leaves"

    Synonyms:
    semiaquatic, submerged, subaqueous, subaquatic, submersed

    Antonyms:
    overhead, amphibious, surface, terrestrial

Wiktionary

  1. underwater(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    upside down, subaqueous

    Antonyms:
    afloat

  2. underwater(adjective)

    beneath the surface of the water, or of or pertaining to the region beneath the water surface

    Synonyms:
    upside down, subaqueous

    Antonyms:
    afloat

  3. underwater(adjective)

    beneath the water line of a vessel

    Synonyms:
    subaqueous, upside down

  4. underwater(adjective)

    having negative equity; owing more on an asset than its market value

    We've been underwater on our mortgage ever since the housing crash.

    Synonyms:
    subaqueous, upside down

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How to say underwater in sign language?

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How to use underwater in a sentence?

  1. Greg Wallace:

    It appeared to have been underwater at some time, it had weird rust, including a rotted-out ashtray and cigarette lighter. The brake lines were badly corroded, as were the steel door bottoms. The interior was shredded and water-damaged.

  2. Ric Gillespie:

    We’ll use a camera-equipped underwater Remote Operated Vehicle (ROV) to investigate a sonar anomaly at a depth of 600 feet that could be the fuselage of Earhart’s Lockheed Electra.

  3. Levi Draheim:

    We live on a barrier island, if the sea rises, our (home) could just be underwater. And a couple of our reefs ... they're just almost gone. I can't even go to the beach. It gives me nightmares.

  4. Marc Feldman:

    There aren't enough people who spend so much time underwater to make a really definitive statistical statement.

  5. Paul Allen:

    We’ve done a number of these explorations to try to find sunken warships, we try to do these both as really exciting examples of underwater archeology and as tributes to the brave men that went down in these ships.


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