verb (used with object), underexposed, underexposing.
to expose either to insufficient light or to sufficient light for too short a period, as in photography.
(photog) to expose (a film, plate, or paper) for too short a period or with insufficient light so as not to produce the required effect
(often passive) to fail to subject to appropriate or expected publicity
[uhn-der-ik-spoh-zher] /ˌʌn dər ɪkˈspoʊ ʒər/ noun 1. inadequate exposure, as of photographic film. 2. a photographic negative or print that is imperfect because of insufficient exposure. underexposure /ˌʌndərɪkˈspəʊʒə/ noun 1. (photog) inadequate exposure to light an underexposed negative, print, or transparency 2. insufficient attention or publicity
- Under false colors
see: false colors
verb (used with object), underfed, underfeeding. 1. to feed insufficiently. 2. to feed with fuel from beneath. verb (transitive) (ˌʌndəˈfiːd) -feeds, -feeding, -fed 1. to give too little food to 2. to supply (a furnace, engine, etc) with fuel from beneath noun (ˈʌndəˌfiːd) 3. an apparatus by which fuel, etc, is supplied from below
adjective 1. supplied with fuel or heat from beneath.