situated beneath the surface of the earth; subterranean.
no longer living; buried, as in a cemetery (usually used predicatively):
All those who might have known about the incident are now belowground.
- Below the line
See under line1 (def 31). a mark or stroke long in proportion to its breadth, made with a pen, pencil, tool, etc., on a surface: a line down the middle of the page. Mathematics. a continuous extent of length, straight or curved, without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point. something arranged along […]
- Below stairs
(formerly) the basement rooms usually used by servants, as servants’ quarters, kitchen, and laundry room. Contemporary Examples The Daily Mail Catalogues The Many Failings of “Spoilt Oaf” Prince Andrew Tom Sykes September 9, 2013 Historical Examples The Young People’s Wesley W. McDonald The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II) Charles James Lever A Certain […]
locality in NW Germany: site of Nazi concentration camp during World War II. noun a village in NE Germany: with Bergen, the site of a Nazi concentration camp (1943–45)
a prince of Babylon, son of Nabonidus and co-regent with him, referred to in the Bible as a king of Babylon and son of Nebuchadnezzar. Dan. 5. Historical Examples The Harvester Gene Stratton Porter The Ontario High School Reader A.E. Marty Istar of Babylon Margaret Horton Potter Broken Bread Thomas Champness Adventures in the Moon, […]