What does the word beneath mean?

Usage examples for beneath

  1. Such things are beneath you, I believe, and I did not even consider them. – Gallegher and Other Stories by Richard Harding Davis
  2. The position of the Indian was such that the blanket covered both arms, and Otto could not see whether or not he grasped a rifle beneath. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis
  3. The sitting bird was disturbed as I passed beneath her. – Wake-Robin by John Burroughs