underpay definition by Webster's New World
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- underpayment noun
underpay definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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transitive verb un·der·paid , un·der·pay·ing, un·der·pays
To pay insufficiently or less than is deserved.
- unˈder·payˌment noun
underpay - Business Definition
To pay less than is deserved: Most people would consider nursing home employees to be underpaid based on the work they are required to perform.