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Definition of underling noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

underling

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈʌndəlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈʌndərlɪŋ//
 
(disapproving)
 
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a person with a lower rank or status synonym minion He dishes out orders to his underlings.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: underling