underling


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one belonging to a lower class or rank

Synonyms for underling

an assistant subject to the authority or control of another

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The duke, duchess, and Don Quixote had reached this point in their conversation, when they heard voices and a great hubbub in the palace, and Sancho burst abruptly into the room all glowing with anger, with a straining-cloth by way of a bib, and followed by several servants, or, more properly speaking, kitchen-boys and other underlings, one of whom carried a small trough full of water, that from its colour and impurity was plainly dishwater.
He should be a veritable god among the underlings, he knew; but somehow a doubt assailed him.
Do underlings order the goings of eight thousand redcoats -with guns?'
And if he had been once before mixed up with the police--as seemed certain, though he always denied it--in connexion with these thieves, he would be sure to be acquainted with some police underlings, always on the look out for something to report.
The suspect was identified as Danio Ruiz, brother of former Interior Undersecretary Lito Ruiz who was allegedly an underling of Steve Go, a drug lord in Talisay who was now serving time in jail.
"The aim of the visit is to listen to al-Sistani's views regarding the current crisis," Kobler said, underling that the United Nations is deeply concerned over the lack of trust among all Iraqi politicians.
And just 10 percent said they would date their boss; only 8 percent of bosses said they would date an underling.
But yesterday, it was him getting the hairdrier treatment and not an underling.
Mr Major - whose secret liaison with former Birmingham City Councillor turned firebrand Tory MP Edwina Currie stunned the world of politics when it became public years later - was told by an underling: "Bad news, Prime Minister - a sex scandal."
"Another Law underling offered Shanley advice on how to avoid detection by his victims, and assured Shanley of his discretion," continues Dreher.
"We will suggest forming a court of justice and some other institutions to limit terrorism," the premier said, underling the importance of interacting with Arab revolutions that realize the Arab people ambitious.
The Toronto sports-medicine specialist, who was arrested in October after an underling was nabbed at the border with a bag containing human growth hormone, which is banned by most sports leagues, reportedly treated Woods after his knee surgery last year.
Underling play Beveridge Park Festival, Kirkcaldy today, Greenside, Leslie on July 10 and Montys, Dunfermline on July 18.
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA (PG): Fashion magazine editor Meryl Streep takes no nonsense from underling Emily Blunt and new assistant's assistant Anne Hathaway.
His status as an underling was confirmed when he accepted the job of taking the official notes at domestic policy meetings with the president.