Another word for under
modif. and prep.
Referring to physical position
Subject to authority
subordinate to, reporting to, amenable to, subjugated to, under the sway of, governed by, in the power of, obeying the dictates of, obedient to, directed by.
Another word for underadjective
Not enough to meet a demand or requirement:deficient, inadequate, insufficient, scarce, short, shy1, wanting. See big, excess
Below another in standing or importance:inferior, junior, lesser, low, lower2, minor, minor-league, petty, secondary, small, subaltern, subordinate. (Informal) smalltime. See over