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beneath

be·neath

beneath

 
pronunciation:
b nith
parts of speech:
adverb, preposition
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in or to a lower level, place, or state; below.
antonyms:
above
similar words:
down
definition 2: underneath.
the roof above and the basement beneath
 
part of speech: preposition
definition 1: underneath; lower than; below.
antonyms:
above
definition 2: covered by.
the cake beneath the chocolate frosting
definition 3: not worthy of.
beneath her dignity
antonyms:
above