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below

preposition

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1 in a lower position than
  • for the photo she sat below everyone else, on the floor actually

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2 subsequent to in time or order
  • that ranks a little below a root canal on my list of things I'd want to experience

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below

adverb

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1 in or to a lower place
  • the skipper climbed below to fix the engine

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2 toward or in a lower position
  • when rock climbing I just know that if I look below, I'll become paralyzed with fear

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below

adjective

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The first known use of below was in the 15th century

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“Below.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/below. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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