undercard

noun

un·​der·​card ˈən-dər-ˌkärd How to pronounce undercard (audio)
: a program (as of boxing matches) supporting the featured match

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Portola features an equally strong undercard of rising acts including Ela Minus, DJ_DAVE, Prospa, DJ Holographic, JamesJamesJames and many more. Katie Bain, Billboard, 16 May 2022 Diaz watched the fight from the arena and was in town for his stablemate, Chris Avila, who won on the undercard. Lance Pugmire, USA TODAY, 31 Oct. 2022 One of his most recent signings was Ashton Sylve, a top boxing prospect with 500,000 Instagram followers, who will fight on the undercard. Kris Rhim, New York Times, 28 Oct. 2022 Holland was to face Daniel Rodriguez on the undercard. cleveland, 10 Sep. 2022 Holland was scheduled to face Daniel Rodriguez on the undercard. Greg Beacham, BostonGlobe.com, 9 Sep. 2022 Fellow YouTuber AnEsonGib will fight McBroom on the main card, while rapper Blueface will fight former NBA player Nick Young on the undercard. Mason Young, USA TODAY, 29 June 2022 Peterson and Bell will compete on the undercard of Social Gloves 2, promoted by YouTube star Austin McBroom. Mason Young, USA TODAY, 29 June 2022 Peterson and Bell will compete on the undercard of Social Gloves 2, promoted by YouTube star Austin McBroom. Mason Young, USA TODAY, 29 June 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1926, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of undercard was in 1926

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“Undercard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undercard. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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