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Spanish translation of “under”

under

preposition /ˈandə/
in or to a position lower than, or covered by
debajo, bajo
Your pencil is under the chair Strange plants grow under the sea.
less than, or lower in rank than
menor de, (de) menos de
Children under five should not cross the street alone You can do the job in under an hour.
subject to the authority of
a las órdenes (de)
As a foreman, he has about fifty workers under him.
used to express various states
bajo
The fort was under attack The business improved under the new management The matter is under consideration/discussion.
under- prefix beneath. underline. too little.
sub-, mal
underpay
lower in rank the under-manager. less in age than
de menos de, menores de
a nursery for under-fives (= children aged four and under).
(Definition of under from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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