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English definition of “underpaid”
› not paid enough money for the work that you do: He believed that the top executives were woefully underpaid. The underpaid employees hounded their boss for a raise.
› if a job is underpaid, the people who do it do not earn enough money: Service in the catering industry has long been underpaid. Looking after children is one of the most undervalued and underpaid jobs there is.
› FINANCE, TAX an underpaid amount of money is less than it should be: For underpaid tax the rate will be 2.5% over bank base rate. → Compare overpaid