Usage examples for subterranean

  1. There may be subterranean fires, but they would manifest themselves from some inward impulse. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  2. Vathek, to conciliate the Spirits of the subterranean palace, resolved that his expedition should be uncommonly splendid. – The History of the Caliph Vathek by William Beckford
  3. Behind the tribune is a vaulted passage, partly subterranean. – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare