Definition of up-and-under in English:
A high kick that allows time for fellow team members to reach the point where the ball will come down.
- He sent up an huge up-and-under which he dropped, allowing him to slide over the try-line.
- Despite many spirited runs by the away team, the ball was often squandered with clueless up-and-unders.
- It was an up-and-under and he went to kick the ball just as Jim was going for it and his boot caught Jim on the head.