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American English: /ˈəndər/
British English: /ˈʌndə/

Translation of under- in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (below, lower) See examples: underpart
    parte (feminine) de abajo
    the undermentioned
    los abajo mencionados
    1.2 (less than proper) See examples: he's underappreciated
    no lo valoran como es debido
    they are underrepresented on the committee
    no tienen la representación que les corresponde en la comisión
    see alsoundercook, → underprice
    1.3 (of lesser rank) undermanager

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.