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English definition of “underpay”


verb [T]     /ˌʌn.dəˈpeɪ/ US  /-dɚ-/ (underpaid, underpaid)
to pay someone too little for the work they doPaying and spending money underpaid     /-ˈpeɪd/ adjective C1 They're ridiculously underpaid, especially as the work is so dangerous.Poverty and poor
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