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  Definition of belt
  1. the act of hitting vigorously; "he gave the table a whack"
  2. a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
  3. endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
  4. a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
  5. an elongated region where a specific condition is found; "a belt of high pressure"
  6. a path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)
  7. fasten with a belt; "belt your trousers"
  8. deliver a blow to; "He belted his opponent"
  9. sing loudly and forcefully
Similar Words: knock, rap, whack, whang, bash, bang, smash, swath, belt out

 

Hyponyms: baldric, baldrick, cartridge belt, holster, money belt, safety belt, life belt, safety harness, Sam Browne belt, conveyer belt, conveyor belt, conveyer, conveyor, transporter, driving belt, fan belt, track, caterpillar track, caterpillar tread, asteroid belt, Bible Belt, Corn Belt, greenbelt, greenway, Van Allen belt

 

Derivational Morphology: whang, whack, wham, whop, wallop, rap, knap, knock, strike hard, bang up, smash up, smash, dash, nail, boom, blast, slam, bang, sock, bop, whap, bash

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: brez   Breton: gouriz  
Catalan: cinturó   Croatian: pojas  
Dutch: gordel   Esperanto: zono  
Finnish: vyö   French: ceinture  
German: Gürtel   Hebrew: חגורה  
Hungarian: öv   Italian: cintura  
Kurdish: kemer   Latin: balteus  
Polish: pas   Portuguese: cinto  
Romanian: brâu   Russian: пояс  
Spanish: cinturón   Swedish: gördel  
 
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