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be·low

below

 
pronunciation:
b lo
parts of speech:
adverb, preposition
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in or to a lower place; beneath.
Let's go below.
antonyms:
above, up
similar words:
down
definition 2: appearing lower on the same page or on a following page.
the paragraph below
antonyms:
above
definition 3: in a lower rank or position.
antonyms:
above
 
part of speech: preposition
definition 1: under; beneath.
a pain below the chest
antonyms:
above, over
definition 2: lower than, in rank, value, or number.
He placed below his brother in the competition.
antonyms:
above
definition 3: not worthy of.
His work is below my consideration.
antonyms:
above