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It Has 5 letters ( u n d e r )         2 vowels ( u e )         3 consonants ( n d r )         Word on the contrary rednu

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* (UK) IPA(key): /ˈʌn.də(ɹ)/, [ˈɐn.də(ɹ)] * (US) IPA(key): /ˈʌn.dɚ/ * Rhymes: -ʌndə(ɹ) * Hyphenation: un‧der

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈʌn.də(ɹ)/, [ˈɐn.də(ɹ)]
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈʌn.dɚ/
  • Rhymes: -ʌndə(ɹ)
  • Hyphenation: un‧der

Which the in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Old English _under_, from Proto-Germanic _*under_ (whence also German _unter_, Dutch _onder_, Danish _under_), from a merger of Proto-Indo-European _*n̥dʰér_ (“under”) and _*n̥tér_ (“inside”). Akin to Old High German _untar_ (“under”), Latin _infra_ (“below, beneath”). More at infra-

From Old English under, from Proto-Germanic *under (whence also German unter, Dutch onder, Danish under), from a merger of Proto-Indo-European *n̥dʰér (under) and *n̥tér (inside). Akin to Old High German untar (under), Latin infra (below, beneath). More at infra-

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English - Preposition

UNDER * In or at a lower level than. * 1922, Virginia Woolf, _Jacob's Room_ Chapter 1 The little boys in the front bedroom had thrown off their blankets and lay UNDER the sheets. * As a subject of; subordinate to. _He served in World War II UNDER General Omar Bradley._ * Less than. * Below the surface of. * (figuratively) In the face of; in response to (some attacking force). * 2011, Tom Fordyce, _Rugby World Cup 2011: England 12-19 France_ [2] England's World Cup dreams fell apart UNDER a French onslaught on a night when their shortcomings were brutally exposed at the quarter-final stage. _to collapse UNDER stress; to give in UNDER interrogation_ * As, in the character of. * 2013, The Huffington Post, _JK Rowling Pseudonym: Robert Galbraith's 'The Cuckoo's Calling' Is Actually By Harry Potter Author_ [3] J.K. Rowling has written a crime novel called 'The Cuckoo's Calling' UNDER the pseudonym Robert Galbraith. _he writes books UNDER the name John Smith_ SYNONYMS * below * beneath * underneath ANTONYMS * above * over TRANSLATIONS

under

  1. In or at a lower level than.
  2. As a subject of; subordinate to.
    He served in World War II under General Omar Bradley.
  3. Less than.
  4. Below the surface of.
  5. (figuratively) In the face of; in response to (some attacking force).
    to collapse under stress; to give in under interrogation
  6. As, in the character of.
    he writes books under the name John Smith

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

UNDER (_not comparable_) * In a way lower or less than. * (Can we add an example for this sense?) * In a way inferior to. * (Can we add an example for this sense?) * (informal) In an unconscious state. _It took the hypnotist several minutes to make his subject go UNDER._ SYNONYMS * below * beneath ANTONYMS * above * over TRANSLATIONS

under (not comparable)

  1. In a way lower or less than.
  2. In a way inferior to.
  3. (informal) In an unconscious state.
    It took the hypnotist several minutes to make his subject go under.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

UNDER (_comparative_ MORE UNDER, _superlative_ MOST UNDER) * Being lower; being beneath something. * Bible, 1 Corinthians ix. 27 I keep UNDER my body, and bring it into subjection. * Moore The minstrel fell, but the foeman's chain / Could not bring his proud soul UNDER.

under (comparative more under, superlative most under)

  1. Being lower; being beneath something.

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English - References

* Andrea Tyler and Vyvyan Evans, "The vertical axis", in _The Semantics of English Prepositions: Spatial Scenes, Embodied Meaning and Cognition_, Cambridge University Press, 2003, 0-521-81430 8

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English - Anagrams

* nuder

Which the in categoryDANISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Danish - Etymology 1

From Old Norse _undir_, from Proto-Germanic _*under_. PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnˀɐ] ADVERB UNDER * under PREPOSITION UNDER * under * underneath * below * during

From Old Norse undir, from Proto-Germanic *under.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnˀɐ]

Adverb

under

  1. under

Preposition

under

  1. under
  2. underneath
  3. below
  4. during

Which the in categoryDANISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Danish - Etymology 2

From Old Norse _undr_, from Proto-Germanic _*wundrą_, from Proto-Indo-European _*wen-_ (“to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love”). PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnˀɐ] NOUN UNDER

From Old Norse undr, from Proto-Germanic *wundrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnˀɐ]

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under

Which the in categoryDANISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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Danish - Etymology 3

Short form of any compound with the preposition under. PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnɐ] NOUN UNDER

Short form of any compound with the preposition under.

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  • IPA(key): /onər/, [ɔnɐ]

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under

Which the in categoryLATIN - VERB
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Latin - Verb

UNDER * first-person singular present passive subjunctive of _undō_

under

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of undō

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN BOKMÅL - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Norwegian Bokmål - Etymology 1

From Old Norse _undir_, from Proto-Germanic _*under_. PREPOSITION UNDER * below; beneath * during * under

From Old Norse undir, from Proto-Germanic *under.

Preposition

under

  1. below; beneath
  2. during
  3. under

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN BOKMÅL - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Norwegian Bokmål - Etymology 2

From Old Norse _undr_, from Proto-Germanic _*wundrą_, from Proto-Indo-European _*wen-_ (“to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love”). NOUN UNDER

From Old Norse undr, from Proto-Germanic *wundrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love).

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under

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN NYNORSK - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Norwegian Nynorsk - Etymology 1

From Old Norse _undir_, from Proto-Germanic _*under_. PREPOSITION UNDER * below; beneath * during

From Old Norse undir, from Proto-Germanic *under.

Preposition

under

  1. below; beneath
  2. during

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN NYNORSK - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Norwegian Nynorsk - Etymology 2

From Old Norse _undr_, from Proto-Germanic _*wundrą_, from Proto-Indo-European _*wen-_ (“to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love”). NOUN UNDER

From Old Norse undr, from Proto-Germanic *wundrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love).

Noun

under

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Norwegian Nynorsk - References

* “under” in _The Nynorsk Dictionary_.

Which the in categoryOLD ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Old English - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*under_. Compare Old Saxon _undar_, Old High German _untar_.

From Proto-Germanic *under. Compare Old Saxon undar, Old High German untar.

Which the in categoryOLD ENGLISH - PREPOSITION
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Old English - Preposition

UNDER * under DESCENDANTS * English: under

under

  1. under

Descendants

Which the in categorySWEDISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Swedish - Etymology 1

From Old Norse _undir_, from Proto-Germanic _*under_. PRONUNCIATION PREPOSITION UNDER * under; below; beneath * during, at the same time as _UNDER lektionen pratade de hela tiden_ During the lesson, they talked all the time

From Old Norse undir, from Proto-Germanic *under.

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under

  1. under; below; beneath
  2. during, at the same time as
    Under lektionen pratade de hela tiden
    During the lesson, they talked all the time

Which the in categorySWEDISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Swedish - Etymology 2

From Old Norse _undr_, from Proto-Germanic _*wundrą_, from Proto-Indo-European _*wen-_ (“to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love”). PRONUNCIATION NOUN UNDER

From Old Norse undr, from Proto-Germanic *wundrą, from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (to wish for, desire, strive for, win, love).

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under

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Swedish - See Also

* på under * under tiden


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