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Definition of Under
UnderUnder Un"der, prep. [AS. under, prep. & adv.; akin to OFries.
under, OS. undar, D. onder, G. unter, OHG. untar, Icel.
undir, Sw. & Dan. under, Goth. undar, L. infra below,
inferior lower, Skr. adhas below. [root]201. Cf. Inferior.]
1. Below or lower, in place or position, with the idea of
being covered; lower than; beneath; -- opposed to over;
as, he stood under a tree; the carriage is under cover; a
cellar extends under the whole house.
Fruit put in bottles, and the bottles let down into
wells under water, will keep long. --Bacon.
Be gathered now, ye waters under heaven, Into one
2. Hence, in many figurative uses which may be classified as
(a) Denoting relation to some thing or person that is
superior, weighs upon, oppresses, bows down, governs,
directs, influences powerfully, or the like, in a
relation of subjection, subordination, obligation,
liability, or the like; as, to travel under a heavy
load; to live under extreme oppression; to have
fortitude under the evils of life; to have patience
under pain, or under misfortunes; to behave like a
Christian under reproaches and injuries; under the
pains and penalties of the law; the condition under
which one enters upon an office; under the necessity
of obeying the laws; under vows of chastity. UnderUnder Un"der, a.
Lower in position, intensity, rank, or degree; subject;
subordinate; -- generally in composition with a noun, and
written with or without the hyphen; as, an undercurrent;
undertone; underdose; under-garment; underofficer;
Under covert (Zo["o]l.), one of the feathers situated
beneath the bases of the quills in the wings and tail of a
bird. See Illust. under Bird.
Meaning of Under from wikipedia
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Pressure" is a 1981 song by the British
rock band Queen
and British singer David
Bowie. It was included
on Queen's 1982 album
Hot Space. The song...
the Bushes Under
is the ninth Guided
by Voices album
overall, and the last until
2012's Let's Go Eat the Factory
Armour, Inc. is an American company
footwear, sports, and casual
Armour's global headquarters
- Feet Under
to: A euphemistic phrase
in a grave
"Six Feet Under
", a Windows
game by EnQue Software
Six Feet Under
and In is the only studio album
by the shoegaze
band Glifted. It was released
in 2002. Hopkin, Kenyon. "Under
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on the group's fifth studio
album, Blood Sugar
the Skin may refer
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is a 1992 American
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by Andrew Davis
by J. F. Lawton. It stars Steven Seagal
as an ex-Navy SEAL who...
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