Associations to the word «Subterranean»


SUBTERRANEAN, adjective. Below ground, under the earth, underground

Dictionary definition

SUBTERRANEAN, adjective. Being or operating under the surface of the earth; "subterranean passages"; "a subsurface flow of water".
SUBTERRANEAN, adjective. Lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed); "subterranean motives for murder"; "looked too closely for an ulterior purpose in all knowledge"- Bertrand Russell.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley