Definition of underhung in English:

Share this entry

underhung

Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəhʌŋ/
/ʌndəˈhʌŋ/

adjective

Another term for undershot (sense 2 of the adjective).
Example sentences
  • His jaw was underhung, and when he laughed, two white buck-teeth protruded themselves and glistened savagely in the midst of the grin.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: under|hung

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.