Definition of underworld:
gangster, Scheol, inferno, land, nether region, criminal, Arcadia, dystopia, gang, El Dorado, hell, perdition, delinquent, infernal region, netherworld, snake pit, Hades, half-world, culprit, demiworld, illegal, Mafialike, hel, offender, the Promised Land, wicked, fairyland, never-never land, the Bates Motel, hellhole, blaze, lowlife, sin, mob-ruled, pit, demimonde, accomplice, the pits, juvenile, ringleader, underbelly, Camelot, concerned with organized crime, hell on earth.
- "The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles", Padraic Colum.
- "The Babylonian Legends of the Creation", British Museum.
The sun had the warmth of May, and all the flowers of field, forest, and garden had felt the summons of sun and rain and started up from the underworld in such haste that they trod on each other's heels.- "Clover and Blue Grass", Eliza Calvert Hall.