English

Detailed Synonyms for underlying in English

underlying:

underlying adj

  1. underlying
  2. underlying
    – in the nature of something though not readily apparent 1
    inherent; underlying; implicit in
    – in the nature of something though not readily apparent 1
  3. underlying
    – being or involving basic facts or principles 1
    fundamental; underlying; rudimentary
    – being or involving basic facts or principles 1
    • fundamental adj
      • the fundamental laws of the universe1
      • a fundamental incomatibility between them1
    • underlying adj
      • underlying principles1
    • rudimentary adj
      • these rudimentary truths1
  4. underlying
    – located beneath or below 1
    underlying
    – located beneath or below 1

Alternate Synonyms for "underlying":


Related Definitions for "underlying":

  1. in the nature of something though not readily apparent1
    • an underlying meaning1
  2. being or involving basic facts or principles1
    • underlying principles1
  3. located beneath or below1

underlie:

to underlie verb (underlies, underlied, underlying)

  1. to underlie
    to underlie; to lie at the bottom of; to be based on; to be at the bottom of
  2. to underlie
    – be or form the base for 1
    to underlie
    – be or form the base for 1
    • underlie verb (underlies, underlied, underlying)
  3. to underlie
    – lie underneath 1
    to underlie
    – lie underneath 1
    • underlie verb (underlies, underlied, underlying)

Conjugations for underlie:

present
  1. underlie
  2. underlie
  3. underlies
  4. underlie
  5. underlie
  6. underlie
simple past
  1. underlied
  2. underlied
  3. underlied
  4. underlied
  5. underlied
  6. underlied
present perfect
  1. have underlied
  2. have underlied
  3. has underlied
  4. have underlied
  5. have underlied
  6. have underlied
past continuous
  1. was underlying
  2. were underlying
  3. was underlying
  4. were underlying
  5. were underlying
  6. were underlying
future
  1. shall underlie
  2. will underlie
  3. will underlie
  4. shall underlie
  5. will underlie
  6. will underlie
continuous present
  1. am underlying
  2. are underlying
  3. is underlying
  4. are underlying
  5. are underlying
  6. are underlying
subjunctive
  1. be underlied
  2. be underlied
  3. be underlied
  4. be underlied
  5. be underlied
  6. be underlied
diverse
  1. underlie!
  2. let's underlie!
  3. underlied
  4. underlying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Alternate Synonyms for "underlie":


Related Definitions for "underlie":

  1. be or form the base for1
  2. lie underneath1

Related Synonyms for underlying