Adjective "undershot" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈʌndəʃɒt/

Definitions and examples

verb

    adjective

    (of a waterwheel) turned by water flowing under it.
      Denoting or having a lower jaw which projects beyond the upper jaw.

        Definitions

        1. having the front teeth of the lower jaw projecting in front of the upper teeth, as a bulldog.

        2. driven by water passing beneath: an undershot vertical water wheel. verb

        3. simple past tense and past participle of undershoot.

        More examples(as adjective)

        "forecasts can be undershot."

        "wheels can be undershot."

        "waterwheels can be undershot."

        "principles can be undershot."

        "premolarses can be undershot."

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