underman

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Etymology[edit]

under- +‎ man

Noun[edit]

underman (plural undermen)

  1. A man who is subordinate to, inferior to, or in some way disadvantageously placed with respect to others.
  2. A member of an acrobatic team who supports the others in his act.

Verb[edit]

underman (third-person singular simple present undermans, present participle undermanning, simple past and past participle undermanned)

  1. To fail to provide with enough workers or crew.

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