- prep.在…下面，在表面之下; 在…的假定表面或掩饰下; 少于，小于; 在…情况下;
- adv.在下面; 少于; 在水下; 在昏迷中;
The powerful lords were guilty of grinding the villagers under their heels.
The diamond shone with every hue under the sun.
The invading troops are pulling out of the occupied area under international supervision.
He is under the delusion that he is Napoleon.
Rabbits live under the ground.
The town grew under the influence of colonialism.
He changed his mind under the pressure from others.
His behaviour under stress is admirable.
It is a superstitious idea that the ghost can cast a living man under a spell.
All the prisoners are under close guard.
She had no head for business, and it was not long before she went under.
The work was done under my supervision.
There's no safety for anyone until he is under lock and key.
Under the circumstances I feel it right that you should know.
Peter dipped his whole head under, hat and all.
They suffered a lot under the invader's heel.
Look, there it is, right under your nose!
瞧, 那不是, 就在你面前!
The invaders attacked under a cloak of fog.
Cliff thinks he knows everything under the sun.
Many questions are under discussion.
The price is under first cost.
His behavior under fire approved him a man of courage.
The house adjacent to ours is under repairs.
Wood blocks may compress a great deal under pressure.
The ground under the trees was checkered with sunlight and shade.
He committed hooliganism even under the watchful eyes of the people.
The vessel is expected under favourable conditions to do the journey in 2 hours.
He was angry; but with everybody present, he kept his temper under control.
But current studies are beginning to place greater emphasis on the conditions under which we forget, as its importance begins to be more appreciated.
Under the law in Massachusetts, tobacco companies have to measure the nicotine content of every type of cigarette and report the results.
They are under growing pressure to balance their national budgets.
The average international runway model has a body mass index ( ' , BMI) under 16—low enough to indicate starvation by the World Health Organization's standard.
Snow White is available for everyone to use, but the dwarfs are still under copyright, so Cornetti invented sound-alike characters ( ' , Grumpy Gus, Dopey Dan) to illustrate specific pay roll law principles.
Nonetheless, the renewed focus on waistlines means that industry groups are under pressure to demonstrate their products are healthy as well as tasty.
It allows girls under 18 on the runway.
Agents and fashion houses who hire models with a BMI under 18 could pay $82,000 in fines and spend up to 6 months in jail.
What, then, are the effects of thinking about time in these different ways? Does one make us more productive? Better at the tasks at hand? Happier? In experiments conducted by Tamar Avnet and Anne-Laure Sellier, they had participants organize different activities—from project planning, holiday shopping, to yoga—by time or to-do list to measure how they performed under clock time vs task time.
The researchers argue that task-based organizing tends to be undervalued and under-supported in the business culture.
In the so-called effective schools, children are taught self-control under a set of strict rules.
Today, there is a serious question about this issue: Should there be a minimum age limit for executing criminals? In other words, is it right for convicted murderers who kill when they are minors—that is under the age of 18—to receive the death penalty?.
ConAgra’s Research and Development staff spent a year working under the instruction: whatever the cost, don’t sacrifice taste.
Under these circumstances, it's natural to look for what may appear to be the most "practical" way out of the problem "Major in a subject designed to get you a job" seems the obvious answer to some, though this ignores the fact that many disciplines in the humanities characterized as "soft" often, in fact, lead to employment and success in the long run.
If you ask American college women, they expect everything under the sun: in addition to being committed, partners have to be amusing, funny and a friend.
But the message that everyone must screen for cancer has become so deep-rooted that when health care experts recommended that women under 50 and over 74 stop screening for breast cancer, it caused a riotous reaction among doctors, patients and advocacy groups.
There is, in our view, no real dispute here, we are all seeking the same thing, which is schools that better serve our children and our nation by encouraging students to tackle tough subjects under the guidance of gifted teachers.
Anyone who has patted a dog, stroked a cat, sat under a tree with a pint of beer, given or received a bunch of flowers or chosen to walk through the park on a nice day, understands that.
Five ways to find harmony with the natural world Walk: Break the rhythm of permanently being under a roof
Sit under a tree, look at water, feel refreshed, ever so slightly renewed.
Place them under more personal care
Norms define how people " ought" to behave under particular circumstances in a particular society.
Just under 50% said they were interested in reading about their own culture in tradition.
A search is now under way to confirm the suspected existence of particles of matter that move at a speed greater than light, and therefore, might serve as our passports to the past.
I remember he was wearing a light shirt under the sweater.
One of the greatest heartbreaks for fire fighters occurs when they fail to rescue a child from a burning building because the child, frightened by smoke and noise, hides under a bed or in a closet and is later found dead
Imagine that someone in your neighborhood broke the law, and the judge put the whole neighborhood under suspicion.
We are very proud of our accomplishments under the Greenlist system and we believe that we will prevail in these cases, Christopher Beard, director of public affairs for SC Johnson, said, while acknowledging that this has been an area that is difficult to navigate.
Manufacturers of products that claim to be environmentally friendly will face tighter rules on how they are advertised to consumers under changes proposed by the Federal Trade Commission.
Interactive television advertising has been under debate for the last decade or so.
You can see that we're here to stay, said Vladimir Cheberdak, 57, chief of the Bellingshausen Station, as he sipped tea under a portrait of Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen, a high-ranking officer in the Imperial Russian Navy who explored the Antarctic coast in 1820.
Yong Yu, a Chinese microbiologist, showed off the spacious building, with empty desks under an illustrated timeline detailing the rapid growth of China's Antarctic operations since the 1980s.
Higher education institutions are, under federal law, required to report graduation rates, but these reports typically only include Pell recipient number—not necessarily rates specific to first-generation students.
The thought is certainly enough to keep the pot boiling under parents like Meg, the lawyer-mom, as she tries to help her son choose an essay topic.
Newsweek ranked 165 countries, looking at five areas that affect women's lives; treatment under the law, workforce participation, political power, and access to education and health care
Inefficient harvesting, inadequate local transportation and poor infrastructure (基础设施)mean that produce is frequently handled inappropriately and stored under unsuitable farm site conditions.
Robots continue to have an impact on blue-collar jobs, and white-collar jobs are under attack by microprocessors," says economics professor Edward Learner.
Just a few decades ago, Asia's two giants were stagnating(停滞不前) under faulty economic ideologies.
This means, of course, that almost all of the books published in the 20th century are still under copyright – and the last century saw more books published than in all previous centuries combined.
It can include them in subscription deals sold to libraries or sell them individually under a consumer licence
Under the settlement, when no rights holders come forward and register their interest in a work, commercial control automatically reverts to Google.
Google will be able to display up to 20% of orphan works for free, include them in its subscription deals to libraries and sell them to individual buyers under the consumer licence
During the presidential campaign, Barack Obama assembled a racially and ideologically diverse coalition with his message of hope and change; as the reality of life under a new administration settles in, some of those supporters might become disillusioned.
Well, for three days, you would have to have it under the unlimited mileage conditions, which will work out cheaper for Manchester anyway.
Workers have the legal rights to refuse certain unsafe work assignments under two federal laws: the Occupational Safety and Health Act and the National Labor Relations Act.
For almost three months, seven Clarks lived under one roof
Growth of cultured meat is also under way in the Netherlands", Mironov told Reuters in an interview, "but in the United States, it is science in search of funding and demand.
According to a recent study, four out of ten people under 35 years old are planning to downshift from stressful jobs to a slower pace of life.
2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文
According to the author, fish are most likely to be found in shallow water under waterside trees.
2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
After questioning 1, 000 mothers with children under 18, it found that , on most days, mums started their routine work at 7am and finished at around 11pm.
2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
And you'd be working under Monica Stansfield, the department manager.
2019年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
At last - she never knew how long it had taken her - she felt solid ground under her feet.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
But he later said, "those two books were my companions by day, and under my pillow at night."
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
But it is useful to bear in mind that all such changes come from the technology and not some imagined desire by parents to keep their children under their wings.
2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
By the time they started secondary school—at age 11—children were already far more aware of their image online and felt under huge pressure to ensure their posts were popular, the report found.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Empowerment and delegation mean new forms of management control to ensure that the overall business plan is being followed, and that operations become more profitable under the new organization, rather than less.
2016年高考英语上海卷 完形填空 原文
For a time, a few birds survived under human care.
2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
For example, Russian, French, and Spanish persons may use silence to show agreement between parties about the topic under discussion.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
However, our fascination with the latest, and our under valuation of what has already become common, can, and has, led us in all sorts of wrong directions.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
If humans were truly at home under the light of the moon and stars,we would go in darkness happily,the midnight world as visible to us as it is to the vast number of nocturnal species on this planet.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
If the answer to all those questions is yes, you had better control your stress, as you probably are under more stress than is good for you.
2016年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 B 原文
It ran for just under seven kilometers and allowed people to avoid terrible crowds on the roads above as they travelled to and from word.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文
It was under the apple tree in his backyard.
2015年高考英语四川卷 答案 选项
I've got a good horse under me.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Many of the images were stored in an ice chest, under freezing water, in the damaged wooden ship.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
On the last day of our week-long stay, we were invited to attend a private concert on a beautiful farm on the north shore under the stars, listening to musicians and meeting interesting locals.
2019年高考英语全国卷3 语法填空 原文
One more look and he noticed flames shooting out from under the disabled vehicle.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文
Rideout's team thinks that the California condors' average survival time in the wild is now just under eight years.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Someone had left a note under their door during the night.
2015年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文
The insects gather under the table.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 选项
The solar still works by creating a greenhouse under the plastic.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The steam-powered printing press was still in its early stages; the literacy rate in england was under 50%.
2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The under-estimation was systematic: when adding two numbers, the monkeys always paid attention to the larger of the two, and then added only a fraction of the smaller number to it.
2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Their users consist largely of kids under 20 years old.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
They customers-some thirty Parisians who pay just under $2 plus drinks per session-care quick to intellectualize(高谈阔论), slow to open up and connect.
2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
This is how much temperatures would rise by 2100 even if nations live up to the initial Paris promises to reduce carbon emissions; this rise could still put coastal cities under water and drive over half of all species to extinction.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Under such circumstances, smart firms need to find ways to let their employees have enough flexibility to manage their time efficiently.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Under the shade of a bush, I started to read about Amos.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Under vaillant, the researchers compared the men's mental-health scores with their boyhood-activity scores with their boyhood-activity scores.
2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Up to a certain point, the more stress you are under, the better your performance will be.
2016年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 B 原文
Up to two children under ago five may travel free with a paying customer.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
When a leafy plant is under attack, it doesn't sit quietly.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
When an individual ant comes under attack or is dying, it sends out an alarm pheromone to warn the colony to prepare for a conflict as a defense unit.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Even today, in our industrial life, apart from certain values of industriousness and thrift, the intellectual and emotional reaction of the forms of human association under which the world's work is carried on receives little attention as compared with physical output.
It is difficult to the point of impossibility for the average reader under the age of forty to imagine a time when high-quality arts criticism could be found in most big-city newspapers.
But many within the public sector suffer under the current system, too.
It is like the immune system of the body, which under stress or through lack of nutrition or exercise can be weakened, but which never leaves us.
Under the law, using a fashion model that does not meet a government-defined index of body mass could result in a $85,000 fine and six months in prison.
Under lobby pressure，George Osborne favours rural new-build against urban renovation and renewal.
A recent study attempts to separate them by looking at bribery prosecutions under America’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act( ' , FCPA).
From then on his sketches ,which appeared under the pen name “Boz” in The Evening Chronicle, earned him a modest reputation.
But under anti-bribery laws, proof must be made of concrete benefits, such as approval of a contract or regulation.
By the date of his birth Europe was witnessing the passing of the religious drama, and the creation of new forms under the incentive of classical tragedy and comedy.
It Is against that background that the information commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, has issued her damning verdict against the Royal Free hospital trust under the NHS, which handed over to DeepMind the records of 1.
Denham chose to concentrate the blame on the NHS trust, since under existing law it.
1. located below or beneath something else;
"the under parts of a machine"
2. lower in rank, power, or authority;
"an under secretary"
1. down to defeat, death, or ruin;
"their competitors went under"
2. through a range downward;
"children six and under will be admitted free"
3. into unconsciousness;
"this will put the patient under"
4. in or into a state of subordination or subjugation;
"we must keep our disappointment under"
5. below some quantity or limit;
"fifty dollars or under"
6. below the horizon;
"the sun went under"
7. down below;
"get under quickly!"
8. further down;
"see under for further discussion"
under way Dutch
having started and making progress
out from under【非正式用语】
Having gotten free of worries or difficulties
Credit counseling helped us get out from under.
below, beneath, under, underneath
等外材 under-grade wood 适筋梁 under-reinforced beam
冰下捕鱼 ice fishing 在冰封的江河、湖泊或水库，从凿开的冰孔用地拉网或钓具捕鱼。
进相能力 under-excitation ability 低电压保护 under-voltage protection 欠电压脱扣器 under-voltage release
- under a cloud
He has been somewhat under a cloud since they found the corpse in his closet.
- half under
I was half under and could hear what the doctor was saying.
He was half under when they pulled him out.
Poor Fred was half under and still had to give a speech.
- under the cosh
The Criminal Justice Act would have all the villains under the cosh.
- under a cloud