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underneathadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /ˌʌn·dərˈniθ/
directly under and usually hidden by something else: The Lincoln Tunnel passes underneath the Hudson River, which separates New York from New Jersey. When the painting was restored, an older painting was discovered underneath.
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underneathpreposition, adverb

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈniːθ/ us   /ˌʌn.dɚˈniːθ/
B1 under or below: The tunnel goes right underneath the city. They found a bomb underneath the car. Underneath that shy exterior, she's actually a very warm person. He was wearing a garish T-shirt underneath his shirt.

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underneathnoun

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈniːθ/ us   /ˌʌn.dɚˈniːθ/
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Translations of “underneath”
in Korean -아래로…
in Arabic تَحْت…
in Malaysian di bawah…
in French sous, au-dessous de…
in Russian под, внизу…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在(…)底下, 在(…)下麵…
in Italian al di sotto, sotto, in basso…
in Turkish altında…
in Polish pod, pod spodem, poniżej…
in Spanish debajo (de), bajo, debajo de…
in Vietnamese dưới, bên dưới…
in Portuguese debaixo, embaixo de…
in Thai ภายใต้…
in German unter…
in Catalan sota…
in Japanese ~の下に…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在(…)底下, 在(…)下面…
in Indonesian di bawah…
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