Examples of underling in a Sentence
He takes all the credit, but most of the hard work is done by his underlings.
the real estate tycoon has a whole army of underlings to attend to the details
Recent Examples of underling from the Web
DeGuerin aimed to distance Pike from other nefarious acts alleged by former Bandidos who said Pike passed down orders that included violence, but was insulated from the criminality by underlings, including Portillo of San Antonio.
An underling whose personal ethics conflict with management’s doesn’t last long.
Summarizing testimony by federal investigators and some of the bank executives’ former underlings, Kravetz accused the bank bosses of fraud, conspiracy, and filing false Securities and Exchange Commission and bank regulatory reports.
That’s what Kiryu fights for in the first place: not to create pawns who owe him or underlings who fear him but to widen and deepen his never-ending family of misfits.
Has a leader, has underlings, has values, has principles.
White House chief of staff John Kelly is reportedly steamed that Shulkin has twice publicly exaggerated the power he’s been given by the White House to fire underlings.
Trump berates underlings over Twitter; de Blasio, at least, has the courtesy to do so over email.
Such promises weren’t included in the lease agreement, but Avenatti claimed they were described in emails between him and his underlings.
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UNDERLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of underling for English Language Learners
: a person of low rank who works for a more powerful person
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