Adjective "Underworked" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Underworked


    Definition:

    1. to do less work on than is necessary or required: to underwork an idea.

    2. to employ inadequately: He underworks his mind and overworks his feet. verb (used without object), underworked, underworking.

    3. to do less work than is normal or proper: He is fat because he underworks and overeats.

    Origin:
    underwork

    Examples:

    "employees can be underworked."