Definitions of belt

  1.   a vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him he took a bash right in his face he got a bang on the head
  2.   sing loudly and forcefully
  3.   the act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack
  4.   a band to tie or buckle around the body usually at the waist
  5.   endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
  6.   an elongated region where a specific condition is found a belt of high pressure
  7.   a path or strip as cut by one course of mowing
  8.   fasten with a belt belt your trousers
  9.   deliver a blow to He belted his opponent
  10.   That which engirdles a person or thing a band or girdle as a lady's belt a sword belt
  11.   That which restrains or confines as a girdle
  12.   Anything that resembles a belt or that encircles or crosses like a belt a strip or stripe as a belt of trees a belt of sand
  13.   Same as Band n 2 A very broad band is more properly termed a belt
  14.   One of certain girdles or zones on the surface of the planets Jupiter and Saturn supposed to be of the nature of clouds
  15.   A narrow passage or strait as the Great Belt and the Lesser Belt leading to the Baltic Sea
  16.   A token or badge of knightly rank
  17.   A band of leather or other flexible substance passing around two wheels and communicating motion from one to the other
  18.   A band or stripe as of color round any organ or any circular ridge or series of ridges
  19.   To encircle with or as with a belt to encompass to surround
  20.   To shear as the buttocks and tails of sheep
  21.   To encircle
  22.   A narrow passage or strait as the Great and the Lesser Belt leading to the Baltic Sea
  23.   A girdle or band used around the waist anything like a band or anything which encircles restrains or supports as a band a strip an endless band connecting two wheels pulleys or cylinders and passing motion from one to the other
  24.   To encircle as with a band or girdle surround to gird on as a sword
  25.   A waist band a zone
  26.   A girdle or band geog a strait
  27.   To surround with a belt to encircle
  28.   BELTED
  29.   A girdle or band
  30.   To gird with a belt mark with belts drive by a belt as a machine
  31.   A band worn around the waist a band for transmitting power in machinery any broad encircling band a zone strip strait
  32.   A girdle a band or strap by which a weapon is hung anything similar a strait a ring of Jupiter
  33.   To encircle to encompass as with a belt
  34.   A band or girdle a strap by which a sword or other thing is hung

Antonyms for belt


Quotes of belt

  1. Superman don't need no seat belt – Muhammad Ali
  2. It's totally produced now It's almost like a conveyor belt of what metal's supposed to be like these days It's not music to me – Geezer Butler
  3. Your work is to keep cranking the flywheel that turns the gears that spin the belt in the engine of belief that keeps you and your desk in midair – Annie Dillard
  4. When I started working I didn't have a clue what I was doing in that I was just wandering around hoping that I could succeed Then after I got a little under my belt it took me about 25 years to feel like I knew what I was doing – James Garner
  5. My belt holds my pants up but the belt loops hold my belt up I don't really know what's happening down there Who is the real hero – Mitch Hedberg
  6. Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer – Katharine Hepburn
  7. This whole acting thing was always just for me and was always an absolute shot in the dark If it didn't pan out I had my hammer and tool belt banging nails again tomorrow if I had to – Matt LeBlanc
  8. The whole romantic part of my life was a wipeout I didn't even own a belt – Paul Lynde
  9. It wasn't until I went to Korea out of high school and got exposed to the martial arts for the first time and was just completely enamored with the physical ability of the martial arts and making my black belt – Chuck Norris
  10. I think it helps me You know I've got two more meets under my belt and that's always a good thing – Carly Patterson
  11. I'm very accepting with my age It's like notches on your belt experience wisdom and a different kind of beauty – Zoe Saldana

Usage examples for belt

  1. Others have gone to the Belt which seems terrible for someone not quite well – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  2. His revolver was thrust carelessly into a pocket and the dark lantern hung at his belt – The Chase of the Golden Plate by Jacques Futrelle
  3. He fastened the tool to the belt of his suit – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  4. “ I put my fingers inside my belt and the whole hand slipped through – The Heart of Una Sackville by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  5. Very smart that belt my dear said her friend – The Major by Ralph Connor
  6. He took them off and put on a belt – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans
  7. The two objects suspended from the belt between the heads recall Hathor's sistra ” – The Evolution of the Dragon by G. Elliot Smith
  8. When he picked himself up confused and half stunned the policeman tied a bit of string to his belt and led him away in triumph to the station – Peeps at Many Lands: Japan by John Finnemore
  9. “ Briggs stepped forward and dropped his hand to the pistol still in his belt – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  10. Knife on one side of his belt hatchet on the other Tad came into the cabin – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  11. And then he remembered that he had left his gun belt far from the bed – Black Jack by Max Brand
  12. Drew started to reach for the belt and then shook his head – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  13. The sense of falling had ceased and the motion of the vessel seemed much as it had been before while in the belt of foam with the exception that she now lay more along – Selections From Poe by J. Montgomery Gambrill
  14. He has it pinned down to the sub sector but the belt seems to be one we haven't any information at all for ” – Time Crime by H. Beam Piper
  15. His fingers busy with the string at Crowdy's belt brought away the canvas bag – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  16. Then the lesson hasn't taught you much or you wouldn't say that to a complete stranger in the middle of a black forest and you alone with him that is unless they've succeeded in reiving the belt away from you – A Prince of Good Fellows by Robert Barr
  17. In a way it would be striking below the belt – The Day of Judgment by Joseph Hocking
  18. “ Carrie glanced at the great belt of grass and wondered how it was to be done – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  19. Mechanically he glanced up to the point on the great belt from which the child had fallen and measured the distance to the floor – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  20. She had a Colt's revolver in her belt – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker

Rhymes for belt