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Under

Meanings and phrases

under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. located below or beneath something else; nether
  2. lower in rank, power, or authority

under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. down to defeat, death, or ruin
  2. through a range downward
  3. into unconsciousness
  4. in or into a state of subordination or subjugation
  5. below some quantity or limit
  6. below the horizon
  7. down below
  8. further down; below

bob under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. disappear suddenly, as if under the surface of a body of water

buckle under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. consent reluctantly; yield; give in; succumb; knuckle under

contract under seal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a contract that is signed and has the (wax) seal of the signer attached; sealed instrument; special contract

fall under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be included in or classified as; fall into

get under one 's skin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. irritate; get

go under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go under,; sink; settle; go down
  2. be called; go by a certain name; go by
  3. disappear beyond the horizon; set; go down

going under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (of a ship) sinking; foundering

hot under the collar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. very angry

knuckle under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. consent reluctantly; yield; give in; succumb; buckle under

lying under oath

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. criminal offense of making false statements under oath; perjury; bearing false witness

pheasant under glass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dish of roast pheasant served in a manner characteristic of expensive restaurants

put under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. administer an anesthetic drug to; anesthetize; anaesthetize; anesthetise; anaesthetise; put out

sweep under the rug

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to conceal something in the hopes it won't be discovered by others

under arms

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. armed and prepared for fighting

under attack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. subjected to enemy attack or censure; under fire

under fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. subjected to enemy attack or censure; under attack

under it

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. under that; thereunder; under that

under that

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. under that; thereunder; under it
adv.
  1. because of prevailing conditions

under the weather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. somewhat ill or prone to illness; ailing; indisposed; peaked; poorly; sickly; unwell; seedy

under way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in motion; set in motion

under wraps

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. kept secret

water under the bridge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. past events to be put aside; bygone

season under head

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was the Senators' first season under head coach Kurt Kleinendorst.
  • Dieter transferred to Alabama for the 2016 season under head coach Nick Saban.
  • In their sixth season under head coach Woody Hayes, the Buckeyes compiled a 6–3 record.
E.g.
  • There are no extensions currently under construction.
  • The area for Line 3 are currently under construction.
  • A resort hotel is currently under construction.

came under fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The team came under fire from three directions.
  • The Gqom singer came under fire for shaming Lady Zamar.
  • The church's policy toward Native Americans also came under fire during the 1970s.

came under attack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Boncelles first came under attack on 6 August 1914.
  • Liège first came under attack on 6 August 1914.
  • They were ambushed and the safe house came under attack.
E.g.
  • The school was still under construction.
  • Many were still under construction when the war ended in 1945.
  • Some provincial expressway routes are still under construction.

year under head

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In its first year under head coach Denny Myers, the team compiled a 7–3 record and outscored opponents by a total of 235 to 106.
  • In their fourth year under head coach Glen Mason, the Golden Gophers compiled a 6–6 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 375 to 318.
  • In its fourth year under head coach Joe Tiller, Purdue compiled an 8–4 record, won the conference championship, but was defeated by Washington in the 2001 Rose Bowl.

came under heavy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The hospital itself came under heavy fire on many occasions.
  • A few hundred meters from Tel Faher he came under heavy fire.
  • They were discovered by Spanish scouts and came under heavy fire.

placed under house

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1966, Yen was placed under house arrest.
  • The plot was uncovered and Irene was placed under house arrest.
  • He was placed under house arrest on the eve of his 90th birthday.
E.g.
  • The bank has around € 9 billion assets under management.
  • It has assets under management of approximately US$4 billion.
  • At the time of his death, Veritas had $2.2 billion in assets under management.
E.g.
  • WTEN shut down its analog signal, over VHF channel 10, on June 12, 2009, the official date in which full-power television stations in the United States transitioned from analog to digital broadcasts under federal mandate.
  • KXMA-TV shut down its analog signal, over VHF channel 2, on June 12, 2009, the official date in which full-power television stations in the United States transitioned from analog to digital broadcasts under federal mandate.
  • WXXA-TV shut down its analog signal, over UHF channel 23, on June 12, 2009, the official date in which full-power television stations in the United States transitioned from analog to digital broadcasts under federal mandate.

came under criticism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Israeli conduct later came under criticism.
  • In April 2018, Buduong came under criticism from Ghanaians.
  • The sixth game in the series, "", also came under criticism.

came under scrutiny

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Aspects of standards-based education reform came under scrutiny in the 1990s.
  • Fuller Maitland's integrity as a critic came under scrutiny, notably by Elgar in a lecture in 1905.
  • While there she came under scrutiny for using government funds to travel to see her son’s Denver Bronco games.
E.g.
  • The uprising was eventually brought under control.
  • The situation was brought under control by 9 March.
  • The fire was brought under control by midday on the 14th.

got under way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On June 2011 DVB-T2 tests got under way in Moscow.
  • The convoy assembled off Port Antonio and got under way on 27 July.
  • The Syrian construction of the Banias to Yarmouk canal got under way in 1965.
E.g.
  • However, the petrol-based version of the engine is currently under development.
  • West of Kelsey Drive, the new Kenmount Terrace subdivision is currently under development.
  • Several important enhancements are currently under development, including Part 116 (see the Key Concepts, below).
E.g.
  • Ms. "Haai", which was then under construction.
  • The issue of what was tallest became moot when Burj Khalifa, then under construction, exceeded the height of the CN Tower in 2007 (see below).
  • Fourteen further examples were then under construction and appeared under Thompson's successor Arthur Peppercorn, between July 1946 and September 1947.

put under house

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Upon his release however, he was put under house arrest.
  • de Souza was briefly put under house arrest in the aftermath.
  • In response, Gao lost his legal license, was put under house arrest, detained, and was reportedly tortured.

placed under arrest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both men were then formally placed under arrest.
  • Two teenagers were placed under arrest.
  • Realizing his situation, Wood agreed to submit and was placed under arrest.

came under pressure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The schools came under pressure in 1911 from Francisco Alcántara.
  • She came under pressure either to take Chinese citizenship or to leave the country.
  • However, plans to return to Japan were abandoned when the promoter came under pressure to retain the Tour de Corse.

come under attack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the island, the survivors come under attack by a large unseen force.
  • Passage was hampered by poor weather conditions, but the convoy did not come under attack.
  • He explained that Kuaiji Commandery had an abundance of resources so it would come under attack by Sun Ce very soon.

come under fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She has come under fire for requesting donations on Twitter.
  • Barkat has come under fire from some women's rights activists.
  • They must not come under fire."
E.g.
  • However, all EU states universally consider Israeli settlements illegal under international law.
  • The international community considers Israeli settlements illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this.
  • The international community considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this.

come under criticism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This normative use of game theory has also come under criticism.
  • These findings have however since then come under criticism by Curcuru et al.
  • The simple form of the documentary hypothesis has come under criticism from within its own constituents as well.

still under contract

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Even though still under contract with the Bruins, Walton was selected by the Los Angeles Sharks.
  • The name change was to avoid legal problems, since the band was still under contract to Panart Records.
  • This saw Hutton move to Bradford for a number of summer months between seasons while still under contract with Coleraine.

came under control

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Circipania came under control of the Pomeranian dukes at about this time.
  • The lower region around Arnedo came under control of his allies the Banu Qasi of Tudela.
  • In 1933, the German Province of Pomerania like all of Germany came under control of the Nazi regime.
E.g.
  • As the Marines approached the southern suburbs of the city they came under increasing sniper fire.
  • He grew up in the Meskwaki culture, when they came under increasing pressure from United States encroachment.
  • Unable to rely on the protections and privileges of Morley's monopoly, Barley most likely came under increasing pressure from the Stationers' Company.
E.g.
  • More ruthenium drugs are still under development.
  • The language is still under development, with several compilers out.
  • While still under development, some Lazikas are already in active service.

come under scrutiny

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, this traditional conception has come under scrutiny.
  • The prison had come under scrutiny for failing to ensure the safety of its youth inmates.
  • Several breeding societies have lately come under scrutiny for breeding their horses too "hot".

well under way

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Work on the station is already well under way.
  • Definitive rules for the 1985 season did not appear until the championship was well under way.
  • One of the proposals which is now well under way is the reduction of fire service control rooms.
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