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English definition of “netherworld”

netherworld

noun [S]     /ˈneð.ə.wɜːld/ US  /-ɚ.wɝːld/
a place , situation , or part of society that is hidden , and often unpleasant : The film shows us a netherworld of drugs and crime .Crime - general words
(Definition of netherworld noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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