understaffed

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adjective un·der·staffed \ˌən-dər-ˈstaft\

Definition of understaffed

  1. :  inadequately staffed

understaffing

play \ˌən-dər-ˈsta-fiŋ\ noun

1891

First Known Use of understaffed

1891


UNDERSTAFFED Defined for English Language Learners

understaffed

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adjective un·der·staffed \ˌən-dər-ˈstaft\

Definition of understaffed for English Language Learners

  • : not having enough workers : having a staff that is too small

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