Definition of ’neath in English:



(also neath)
mainly literary
  • Beneath.

    ‘’neath the trees’
    • ‘Though they had no true slaves of their own they paid an overseer off the Bend to take Abel out neath a tree overlooking the river.’
    • ‘It is a ‘camp fire when the wood has fallen low and the ashes start to whiten neath the embers' crimson glow.’’
    • ‘He proceeded to lift the umbrella out of the hole in the table and walk away with it, leaving us exposed neath a sky of malevolent aspect.’
    • ‘All alone neath the moon, you'll surely be home soon - when a man out of nowhere thumbs you a ride.’



/nēTH/ /niθ/