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Underlying (IPA: /ˌəndɝˈɫaɪɪŋ/)

Underlying (a.)

Lying under or beneath; hence, fundamental; as, the underlying strata of a locality; underlying principles.

Underlying Synonyms

Fundamental, Basic, Rudimentary

Underlying Synonyms

Implicit In, Inexplicit, Inherent, Implicit

Underlying Synonyms


Underlying Rhymes

Buying, Crying, Drying, Dyeing, Dying, Eyeing, Eying, Flying, Frying, Guying, Lying, Plying, Prying, Shying, Sighing, Spying, Tieing, Trying, Tying, Vying

Allying, Applying, Belying, Complying, Decrying, Defying, Denying, Implying, Relying, Replying, Retrying, Supplying, Undying

Misapplying, Overflying, Overlying, Semidrying, Underlying

Spanish Translation

Underlying in Spanish is Subyacente

Tagalog Translation

Underlying in Tagalog is Batayan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A true hypothesis for Kepler must be a statement of the underlying mathematical harmony discoverable in the effects." - The Metaphysical Foundations of Modern Physical Science

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Openness is an essential factor underlying a system's viability, continuity, and its ability to change." - Walter F. Buckley

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Tarquin: Can't you see that there are underlying problems with the structure of this scene??" - The Order of the Stick

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