Adjective "Underlay" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Underlay


    Definition:

    1. to lay under or beneath.

    2. to provide with something laid underneath; raise or support with something laid underneath: The manufacturer underlays the chrome finish with a zinc coating.

    3. to extend across the bottom of. noun

    4. something underlaid.

    5. Printing. a piece or pieces of paper put under type or cuts to bring them to the proper height for printing.

    Examples:

    "repercussions can be underlay."