belted

[b_ˈɛ_l_t_ɪ_d], [bˈɛltɪd], [bˈɛltɪd]

Definitions of belted:

  1.   Having a belt; arrayed in armour. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2.   Wearing a belt; worn in a belt. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for belted:

  1. When he walked it was with a conscious little swagger and a flirting of the short tails of his belted sport coat. ” – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  2. Broad folds of white cotton hung over one shoulder, and, drooping to the knee, were belted at the waist by a band from which a matchet hung. ” – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  3. He set the ring upon his finger, and as to your girdle, he girt it upon him, and belted it tightly about his middle. ” – French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France by Marie de France
  4. His early experiences are traceable in lines like these:- " Our bosom- belted billowy- blossoming hills, Whose hearts break out in laughter like the sea." ” – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  5. He was dressed after the Dutch fashion of a hundred years back, in a jacket belted round the waist, and several pairs of breeches, each a little longer than the other. ” – The Strange Story Book by Mrs. Andrew Lang
  6. He wore a loose, dark, seaman's shirt, belted at the waist, and about his neck was a plaited cord, having attached to it a ring, with which his fingers played as he spoke to me. ” – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher
  7. The shirt would do as it was, for it was intended to be worn as a sort of belted blouse. ” – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  8. So she thought, at least, as she caught up her little revolver and, dropping it into the scabbard she had belted about her waist, set forth. ” – Laramie Holds the Range by Frank H. Spearman
  9. Looking off to sea, the eye is everywhere intercepted by islands or sunken ledges belted with surf. ” – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  10. “ " That" was a horseman appearing suddenly among the cottonwoods that belted with a scattering grove the garden and the spring. ” – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White

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