Meaning of UNDERGROUND in English

UNDERGROUND

I.

noun ( BrE ) ⇨ See also ↑ subway

VERB + UNDERGROUND

▪ go by , go on , take , travel by , travel on

We went by ~.

I often travel on the ~.

UNDERGROUND + NOUN

▪ station , train , tunnel

▪ system

It brought the whole ~ system to a halt.

PREPOSITION

▪ in the ~

I always seem to get lost in the ~.

▪ on the ~

passengers on the ~

II.

adj.

Underground is used with these nouns: ↑ cable , ↑ cave , ↑ cellar , ↑ chamber , ↑ culture , ↑ economy , ↑ garage , ↑ laboratory , ↑ line , ↑ map , ↑ mine , ↑ music , ↑ parking , ↑ passage , ↑ passenger , ↑ pipe , ↑ reservoir , ↑ river , ↑ scene , ↑ service , ↑ shelter , ↑ spring , ↑ station , ↑ stream , ↑ train , ↑ tunnel , ↑ vault

III.

adv.

Underground is used with these verbs: ↑ bury

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