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under British & World English

Extending or directly below

under- British & World English

Below; beneath

before one's eyes British & World English

Right in front of one (used for emphasis)

on pain of British & World English

The penalty for disobedience or shortcoming being

above par British & World English

Better (or worse) than is usual or expected

in full sail British & World English

With all the sails in position or fully spread

above par in par1 British & World English

Better (or worse) than is usual or expected

pop-under British & World English

Relating to, or denoting an additional window, usually an advertisement, that is under a web browser’s main or current window and appears when a user tries to exit

under way British & World English

Having started and in progress; being done or carried out

go under in go1 British & World English

(Of a business) become bankrupt

go under British & World English

(Of a business) become bankrupt

under arms in arms British & World English

Equipped and ready for war or battle

under arms British & World English

Equipped and ready for war or battle

under cover in cover British & World English

Under a roof or other shelter

under cover British & World English

Under a roof or other shelter

come under in come British & World English

Be classified as or among

come under British & World English

Be classified as or among

down under British & World English

In or to Australia or New Zealand

under load in load British & World English

Subject to a mechanical or electrical load

under load British & World English

Subject to a mechanical or electrical load

over-under British & World English

A bet on whether the outcome of an event (usually the combined score of a sports game) will be above or below a number established in advance by the bookmaker

under oath in oath British & World English

Having sworn to tell the truth, especially in a court of law

under oath British & World English

Having sworn to tell the truth, especially in a court of law

under sail in sail British & World English

With the sails hoisted

under sail British & World English

With the sails hoisted

under siege in siege British & World English

(Of a place) undergoing a siege

under siege British & World English

(Of a place) undergoing a siege

under steam in steam British & World English

(Of a machine) being operated by steam

under steam British & World English

(Of a machine) being operated by steam

under water British & World English

Submerged; flooded

under-fives British & World English

Children who are less than five years old, especially those who are not in full-time education

under-read British & World English

(Of a gauge or dial) show a reading lower than the true one

under caution in caution British & World English

Having been told of one’s legal rights when under arrest

under caution British & World English

Having been told of one’s legal rights when under arrest

under canvas British & World English

In a tent or tents

under control in control British & World English

(Of a danger or emergency) such that people are able to deal with it successfully

under control British & World English

(Of a danger or emergency) such that people are able to deal with it successfully

under debate in debate British & World English

Being discussed or disputed

under debate British & World English

Being discussed or disputed

under protest in protest British & World English

After expressing one’s objection or reluctance; unwillingly

under protest British & World English

After expressing one’s objection or reluctance; unwillingly

under-record British & World English

Record (a number or amount) as being lower than it really is


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