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Definition 1: be called; go by a certain name - [verb of communication]

Samples where go under or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She goes by her maiden name again

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Definition 2: go under - [verb of motion]

Samples where go under or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The raft sank and its occupants drowned

Synonyms for go under in the sense of this definition

(go under is a kind of ...) move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

"The temperature is going down" "The barometer is falling" "The curtain fell on the diva" "Her hand went up and then fell again"

(... is a kind of go under ) sink down or precipitate

"the mud subsides when the waters become calm"

(... is a kind of go under ) sink below the surface

(... is a kind of go under ) sink below the surface; go under or as if under water

(go under has a similar meaning as ...) cause to sink

"The Japanese sank American ships in Pearl Harbor"

Definition 3: disappear beyond the horizon - [verb of motion]

Samples where go under or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the sun sets early these days

Synonyms for go under in the sense of this definition

(go under is a kind of ...) move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

"The temperature is going down" "The barometer is falling" "The curtain fell on the diva" "Her hand went up and then fell again"

(go under belongs to category ...) the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole

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