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belt

belt

 
pronunciation:
belt
phrases:
below the belt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a strip of cloth, leather, or other material worn around the waist.
 
synonyms:
sash
similar words:
band, punch, strap
definition 2: a continuous band of heavy, flexible material used to drive a machine or carry materials.
That car needs a new fan belt.
similar words:
band, chain, ribbon
definition 3: a region or area that is known for something or used for a special purpose.
The country's farm belt grows most of our food.
synonyms:
area, region, zone
similar words:
district, stretch, strip, territory, tract
phrase: below the belt
Word Builder: belt +
  • belt loop:
    a strip of cloth that holds a belt to a skirt, a pair of pants, or other piece of clothing.
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