Definition of 'beneath'
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But scratch beneath the surface and all is not necessarily well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Dig beneath the surface of British history and society, and you find a culture that is curious and expansive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The problem, he says, is not so much the scale of the debt as the plumbing beneath the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Instead investors should dig beneath the surface and identify companies that may have lower yields at present, but are better at growing their dividends year by year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You could also think about what lies beneath. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The master bedroom on the top floor is only slightly bigger than the one beneath it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She likes to feel the earth beneath her feet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We know so little about what lies beneath the waves. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Danlo continued staring at the beautiful colours spread beneath the surface of the shiny rectangle before him. The Broken God (1993)Become aware of where your limbs are in space and feel the ground beneath your feet. Coping with Angina (1990)Be sensitive to the pain that may lie just beneath the surface of their lives. Christianity Today (2000)The one switch you do need to know about is the one hiding beneath a bright red protector shield. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Unemployment is about to drop beneath 6 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2014)To each his own, beneath one pleasure dome! Times, Sunday Times (2015)Not because it feels beneath me at all, quite the opposite. The Sun (2014)But the prospect of completing a 5-0 success was lost beneath speculation about his future. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But it didn't take long for the rust beneath the surface to appear. The Sun (2010)There was Just fresh air beneath one of the main pillars. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But another vicious game of one-upmanship is going on beneath the surface of their small talk. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I feel my heart beneath my skin. The Sun (2015)The barrage is part of a global campaign to convince the outside world that Venice is not about to sink beneath the waves. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The sky is cloudless; the waves tumble beneath me; the warm southern wind carries scents of thyme and rock rose. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Of course Greece has suffered enormous economic pain beneath the surface; look at the unemployment numbers and the degree of austerity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'beneath'
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Translations for 'beneath'
British English: beneath /bɪˈniːθ/ PREPOSITION
If something is beneath another thing, it is below it.
The dog was beneath the table.
- American English: beneath
- Arabic: تـَحْتَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: debaixo
- Chinese: 在...之下
- Croatian: ispod
- Czech: pod
- Danish: under
- Dutch: onder
- European Spanish: bajo
- Finnish: alapuolella
- French: sous
- German: unter
- Greek: κάτω από
- Italian: sotto
- Japanese: ･･･の下に
- Korean: ...의 밑에
- Norwegian: (neden)under
- Polish: poniżej
- European Portuguese: debaixo
- Romanian: sub
- Russian: под
- Spanish: bajo debajo
- Swedish: under
- Thai: ข้างล่าง
- Turkish: altında
- Ukrainian: під
- Vietnamese: ở dưới
Definition of beneath from the Collins English Dictionary
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