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Synonyms for underlies

verb influence; hold in check
  • control
  • curb
  • decide
  • determine
  • dominate
  • guide
  • handle
  • inhibit
  • manage
  • regulate
  • rule
  • boss
  • bridle
  • check
  • contain
  • direct
  • discipline
  • dispose
  • incline
  • predispose
  • restrain
  • shepherd
  • steer
  • subdue
  • sway
  • tame
  • underlie
  • directionalize
  • get the better of

Antonyms for underlies

  • abandon
  • aid
  • assist
  • help
  • hesitate
  • mismanage
  • neglect
  • submit
  • liberate
  • release
  • acquiesce
  • agree
  • allow
  • comply
  • consent
  • give way
  • obey
  • permit
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.