underway(redirected from underwaily)
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1. In motion or operation.
2. Already commenced or initiated; in progress.
3. Nautical Neither anchored nor moored to a fixed object.
un•der•way(ˈʌn dərˌweɪ, -ˈweɪ)
1. occurring while under way.
2. (of a ship) no longer in port or at anchor; moving.
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|Adj.||1.||underway - currently in progress; "there is mischief afoot"; "plans are afoot"; "preparations for the trial are underway"|
current - occurring in or belonging to the present time; "current events"; "the current topic"; "current negotiations"; "current psychoanalytic theories"; "the ship's current position"
underway[ˌʌndəˈweɪ] adj to be underway → essere in corso
n. en camino; bajo estudio.