under

Part of speech: adjective

Subordinate.

Part of speech: adjective

Lower or lowermost.

Part of speech: adverb

In a lower position or inferior degree.

Part of speech: preposition

Beneath; covered by.

Part of speech: preposition

In a place lower than.

Part of speech: preposition

Subject to.

Part of speech: preposition

Less than.

Part of speech: preposition

By virtue of; in conformity to; in accordance with; authorized, attested, or warranted by.

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Usage examples "under":

  1. You have put me down and under! - "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.
  2. So after all there would be a fight, for we could not pass this point without coming under fire. - "London to Ladysmith via Pretoria", Winston Spencer Churchill.
  3. " In under there," exclaimed Jusy. - "The Hunter Cats of Connorloa", Helen Jackson.