Adjective "Below average" Definition and Examples


    Below average



    1. in or toward a lower place: Look out below!

    2. on, in, or toward a lower level, as a lower deck of a ship: The captain of the ship went below.

    3. beneath the surface of the water: Divers were sent below to view the wreck.

    4. on earth: the fate of creatures here below.

    5. in hell or the infernal regions.

    6. at a later point on a page or in a text: See the illustration below. Compare above (def 5).

    7. in a lower rank or grade: He was demoted to the class below. |-