noun, plural underbellies.
the lower abdomen; posterior ventral area, as of an animal’s body.
the lower surface of an object; underside:
the underbelly of an airplane.
a vulnerable area; weak point:
an attack on the soft underbelly of Europe.
a dark, seamy, often hidden area or side:
a police officer continually exposed to the underbelly of society.
noun (pl) -lies
the part of an animal’s belly nearest to the ground
a vulnerable or unprotected part, aspect, or region
verb (used with object), underbid, underbidding. 1. to bid less than (another bid) or less than the bid of (another bidder), especially in seeking a contract to be awarded to the lowest bid or bidder; make an offer at a lower price than. 2. Cards. to bid less than the value or worth of (a […]
noun, Dentistry. 1. occlusion in which the lower incisor teeth overlap the upper. underbite un·der·bite (ŭn’dər-bīt’) n. Malocclusion in which the lower teeth overlap the upper teeth.
noun 1. a bodice worn under an outer bodice.
noun, plural underbodies. 1. the bottom or underneath part, as of a mechanism or animal: the underbody of a tank. 2. Nautical. the portion of a hull that is normally underwater. noun (pl) -bodies 1. the underpart of a body, as of an animal or motor vehicle