Synonyms and Antonyms of underling
one who is of lower rank and typically under the authority of another the real estate tycoon has a whole army of underlings to attend to the details Synonyms inferior, junior, subordinate Related Words attendant, follower, retainer; domestic, menial, steward; flunky (also flunkey or flunkie), henchman, lackey, minion; adjutant, aid, aide, assistant, coadjutor, deputy, second, second fiddle; helpmate, helpmeet, mate, sidekick Near Antonyms boss, captain, chief, foreman, head, headman, helmsman, kingpin, leader, master, taskmaster Antonyms senior, superior
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