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underwork

verb

Definition of underwork

1 : to do less work than is proper or suitable
2 : to do work for less than current rates
1 obsolete : to work against secretly : undermine
2 a : to expend too little work upon
  • underwork a painting
b : to exact too little work from
  • underwork a horse
  • underworked committee
3 : to do like work at a less price than

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Origin and Etymology of underwork

1under + work, verb


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underwork

noun

Definition of underwork

: a supporting structure built underneath

Origin and Etymology of underwork

3under + work, noun


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