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under no circumstances in no instance; never.
undernourish to give insufficient food or sustenance to.
under oath bound by oath to tell the truth or fulfill a promise.
under one's belt made part of one's permanent knowledge or experience; mastered; completed.
under one's thumb controlled or heavily influenced by someone.
under one's wing under one's care or protection.
underpants pants worn under other clothing, usu. as underwear.
underpart the lower part of an animal's body, a vehicle, or the like. [2 definitions]
underpass a passage or roadway that goes beneath a street, track, overpass, or the like.
underpay to pay (someone) less than the usual rate or than he or she deserves.
underpin to support from below, as with girders or props. [2 definitions]
underpinning a structural support or foundation, as for a wall. [2 definitions]
underplay to perform (a theatrical role) with subtlety and restraint. [3 definitions]
underprivileged not having the privileges and opportunities available to other members of society; disadvantaged.
underproduce to produce in an insufficient quantity to meet the demand or requirement.
underproduction production below the level demanded or needed, or at less than full capacity.
underrate to value or appreciate insufficiently; underestimate.
under sail with the sails set to catch the wind's force; driven by the wind.
underscore to emphasize by, or as if by, drawing a line beneath. [3 definitions]
undersea pertaining to, located, carried on, or intended for use beneath the surface of the sea; underwater. [2 definitions]
undersecretary an immediate subordinate of a government official designated as a secretary.