underbelly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “underbelly” in the English Dictionary

"underbelly" in British English

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underbellynoun [S]

uk   /ˈʌn.dəˌbel.i/  us   /-dɚ-/ literary
the ​weakest or most ​unpleasantpart of something: a ​film exposing the ​sordid underbelly of ​modernurbansociety Small ​businesses are the soft underbelly (= ​weakestparts) of the ​economy, and they need as much ​governmentsupport as ​possible.
(Definition of underbelly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “underbelly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 最薄弱部分,软肋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最薄弱部分,軟肋…
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