Find another word for underlying. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for underlying, like: basal, basic, foundational, fundamental, original, primary, radical, basic, elemental, elementary and essential.
The fossils are few, and in some cases probably derived from the underlying formations.
Tests gave no indication of an underlying cause.
The fact that an unprecedented number of earth's inhabitants today live in poverty is an indictment of governments, not a reflection of some underlying natural limit.
Neoplatonism owes its form to Plato, but its underlying motive is the widespread feeling of self-despair and the longing for divine illumination characteristic of the age in which it appears.
The idea underlying the word, which to us is invested with deep ethical meaning, had only this non-ethical, ritual significance in Ezekiel.