Simple Definition of underpay
: to pay too little for something
Full Definition of underpay
: to pay less than what is normal or required <underpay taxes>
Examples of underpay in a sentence
She underpaid for her meal.
He realized that he had underpaid the cashier.
The company underpays its workers.
They are underpaid for the work they do.
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