Webster 1913 Edition
Under, or lower in place; beneath not so high;
Inferior to in rank, excellence, dignity, value, amount, price, etc.; lower in quality.“One degree below kings.”
Unworthy of; unbefitting; beneath.
They beheld, with a just loathing and disdain, . . . how
belowall history the persons and their actions were.
Who thinks no fact
Syn. – Underneath; under; beneath.
In a lower place, with respect to any object; in a lower room; beneath.
Lord Marmion waits
Sir W. Scott.
On the earth, as opposed to the heavens.
The fairest child of Jove
In hell, or the regions of the dead.
What business brought him to the realms
In court or tribunal of inferior jurisdiction;
as, at the trial.
In some part or page following.
Webster 1828 Edition
BELOW, prep. [be and low] Under in place; beneath; not so high; as, below the moon; below the knee.
1.Inferior in rank, excellence or dignity.
2.Unworthy of; unbefitting.
1.On the earth, as opposed to the heavens.
The fairest child of Jove below.
2.In hell, or the region of the dead; as the realms below.
3.In a court of inferior jurisdiction; as, at the trial below.