Translation of "beneath" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb, preposition uk /bɪˈniːθ/ us /bɪˈniθ/

under something, or in a lower position than something

debajo de
He hid the letter beneath a pile of papers.
think/feel that something is beneath you

be not good enough for someone

considerar algo indigno (de uno)
He felt office work of any description was beneath him.

(Translation of “beneath” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


preposition /biˈniːθ/

in a lower position than; under; below

bajo, debajo (de)
He hid the stolen cash beneath the floorboards
She was wearing a pink dress beneath her coat.

not worthy of

no valer la pena
It is beneath my dignity to do that.

(Translation of “beneath” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)