below-the-radar

adjective
be·​low-the-ra·​dar

Definition of below-the-radar

: not prominent, widely noticed, or well-known … the contemporary below-the-radar hip-hop scene in South-central Los Angeles.Publishers Weekly, 3 Apr. 2000 Gershon plays the leader of a below-the-radar girl group …— Diane Vadino, Spin, November 2003 The Internet has created an almost limitless battlefield for below-the-radar attacks.— Michael Isikoff et al., Newsweek, 21 Jan. 2008

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First Known Use of below-the-radar

1992, in the meaning defined above

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“Below-the-radar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/below-the-radar. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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