a plot subordinate to another plot, as in a novel.
a subsidiary plot in a literary or dramatic work
an undercover plot
verb (used with object), populated, populating. 1. to inhabit; live in; be the inhabitants of. 2. to furnish with inhabitants, as by colonization; people. verb (transitive) 1. (often passive) to live in; inhabit 2. to provide a population for; colonize or people
[uhn-der-pop-yuh-ley-tid] /ˌʌn dərˈpɒp yəˌleɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. having a population lower than is normal or desirable. underpopulated /ˌʌndəˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd/ adjective 1. having a low population rate
noun 1. an exterior appendage to a building, forming a covered approach or vestibule to a doorway. 2. a veranda. 3. the Porch, the portico or stoa in the agora of ancient Athens, where the Stoic philosopher Zeno of Citium and his followers met. 4. Obsolete. a portico. noun 1. a low structure projecting from […]
verb (used with object) 1. to have as belonging to one; have as property; own: to possess a house and a car. 2. to have as a faculty, quality, or the like: to possess courage. 3. (of a spirit, especially an evil one) to occupy, dominate, or control (a person) from within: He thought he […]