underlining vs underlying : Common Errors in English

About underlining vs underlying

You can stress points by underlining them, but it’s “underlying” in expressions like “underlying story,” “underlying motive,” and “underlying principle.”

underlying Meaning(s)

  • (v) be or form the base for
  • (v) lie underneath
  • (s) in the nature of something though not readily apparent
  • (s) located beneath or below
  • (s) being or involving basic facts or principles

underlining in News

  1. Sagent Advisors makes strategic appointment

    NEW YORK, June 11 (UPI) -- U.S. investment banking firm Sagent Advisors LLC has appointed a new managing director, a move underlining its intended growth in aerospace and defense sectors.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: UPI

  2. U.K. manufacturing production falls 0.2% in April

    Investing.com - Manufacturing production in the U.K. fell for the first time in three months in April, underlining concerns over the country's economic outlook, official data showed on Tuesday.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Nasdaq

  3. UK industrial output inches up in April, third monthly rise

    LONDON (Reuters) - British industrial output rose in April for a third consecutive month, official data showed on Tuesday, underlining the slow but steady nature of the country's recovery so far this year. Industrial output, which makes up around 16 percent of Britain's economy, rose 0.1 percent on the month in April after an unrevised jump of 0.7 percent in March. Analysts in a Reuters poll had ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

underlying in News

  1. WS Atkins posts 2013 profit ahead of expectations

    LONDON (Reuters) - WS Atkins Plc said it expected to post further underlying growth in the year ahead after a strong performance in its home market helped the group to post annual pre-tax profit slightly ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Tradition is underlying theme of Heritage Days

    Tradition is an underlying theme of Heritage Days celebrations in Portales and this year one tradition has returned to the Heritage Days parade; the presence of the Portales High School Marching Band....
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Portales News-Tribune

  3. Stroke Risk Increasing in Younger People; polyDNA Recommends Muxscle against Latent Viruses, a Possible Underlying ...

    A new study from the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that “even 20 years following stroke in adults aged 18 through 50 years, patients remain at a significantly higher risk of death compared with the general population.” (1) polyDNA recommends targeting latent viruses, a possible underlying cause of stroke, with Muxscle. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: PRWeb

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