This month his latest foray into the underworld, RockNRolla has opened to less than rapturous reviews.
underworld by Don DeLillo My favorite American novel of the past 25 years.
To some in the Boston underworld, it appeared as though Bulger was more powerful than God.
For most heroes, the second cycle of the monomyth involves a physical journey into the underworld.
Was it a commissioned hit from an underworld relic collector?
Some day he must face death, and stand before the Laws of the underworld.
She died of the sting, and was lost to him in the underworld.
The surface of the earth is ruled by a mighty being whose sway extends to the underworld and over death, fire, and the fields.
He would also conduct through his underworld any one who had the leisure and inclination.
She sat in a hall in the underworld to hear the confessions of the dead, the door of which was guarded by Anubis.
c.1600, "the lower world, Hades," also "the earth," as distinguished from heaven. Cf. German unterwelt, Dutch onderwereld, Danish underverden. Meaning "lower level of society" is first recorded 1890; "criminals and organized crime collectively" is attested from 1900.