Translation of "underdeveloped" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌʌn.də.dɪˈvel.əpt/ us /ˌʌn.də.dɚˈvel.əpt/

(especially of a country) without modern industry or modern services that provide transport, hospitals, etc.

an underdeveloped country
It’s in the poorer, underdeveloped eastern region of the country that the biggest problems exist.

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