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under world

noun as in inferno

noun as in organized crime

noun as in underworld

noun as in nether world

noun as in Mafia

Weak match


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Example Sentences

All the hateful powers of the Under-world were striving against him, and a spirit of revolt and revenge filled his heart.

I have much too strong a hold on this pleasant earth to relish the notion of that gloomy under-world yet a while.

He knew its mysterious under-world and had more than a passing acquaintance with Ho Hans's tea-rooms.

Suffice it to say that these hideous forms of vice are now the commonplace of the under-world of all our great cities.

He was told to go upon earth to a certain mountain, catch a monkey and bring him alive to the Under-world.

Her sympathies were ever with that under-world of toil from which she had so recently sprung, and which she best understood.

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On this page you'll find 222 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to under-world, such as: purgatory, blazes, hades, hellfire, netherworld, and underworld.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.