[uhn-der-peyn-ting] /ˈʌn dərˌpeɪn tɪŋ/
the first coat of paint, especially the initial painting on a canvas in which the major areas, tones, colors, and forms are indicated in mass.
the first layer in a painting, indicating the design and main areas of light and shade
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. drawers or shorts worn under outer clothing, usually next to the skin. plural noun 1. a man’s undergarment covering the body from the waist or hips to the top of the thighs or knees Often shortened to pants
- Under par
see: below par
noun 1. the lower part or side: The underpart of the plane’s fuselage scraped the treetops. 2. an auxiliary or secondary part or role.
noun, plural melodies. 1. musical sounds in agreeable succession or arrangement. 2. Music. the succession of single tones in musical compositions, as distinguished from harmony and rhythm. the principal part in a harmonic composition; the air. a rhythmical succession of single tones producing a distinct musical phrase or idea. 3. a poem suitable for singing. […]