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underfed Syllabification: un·der·fed
Pronunciation: /ˌəndərˈfed/

Definition of underfed in English:


Insufficiently fed or nourished.
Example sentences
  • Some of the dogs are poorly fed or underfed, perhaps because after spending a lot of money to buy them, their owners do not want to spend any more to get them proper food.
  • Whilst not as stark as rumours suggest it is in the countryside, children in the capital do look quite thin and underfed.
  • The food was sparse and the children were underfed.

Words that rhyme with underfed

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