Origin of underling
Examples from the Web for underling
She weeps; he tells her that he will pay for her honor, will give her an underling and money.
Would he feel that he was treated like an underling, like a menial, like a serf?The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 11 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
Separated by millions of years in their lives, Knight and this underling seemed to have met in their death.A Pair of Blue Eyes|Thomas Hardy
When he had pointed that out to an underling he was off again, and Raf was free to continue his crab's progress.Star Born|Andre Norton
Underling officers, whose duty it was to advance him money on credit, had raised difficulties.Canada: the Empire of the North|Agnes C. Laut