undertime

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

under- +‎ time

VerbEdit

undertime (third-person singular simple present undertimes, present participle undertiming, simple past and past participle undertimed)

  1. (transitive) To measure wrongly, so that it seems to take less time than actually required.
  2. (transitive, photography) To underexpose.

Etymology 2Edit

under- +‎ time, based on overtime.

NounEdit

undertime (uncountable)

  1. (informal) The time spent at a workplace doing non-work activities.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

undertime

  1. (obsolete) The later part of the day; afternoon; undertide.

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