Belt Synonyms & Definitions

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• BeltDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A band or stripe, as of color, round any organ; or any circular ridge or series of ridges.
  2. (n.) A narrow passage or strait; as, the Great Belt and the Lesser Belt, leading to the Baltic Sea.
  3. (n.) A token or badge of knightly rank.
  4. (v. t.) To shear, as the buttocks and tails of sheep.
  5. (n.) A band of leather, or other flexible substance, passing around two wheels, and communicating motion from one to the other.
  6. (n.) That which restrains or confines as a girdle.
  7. (n.) One of certain girdles or zones on the surface of the planets Jupiter and Saturn, supposed to be of the nature of clouds.
  8. (n.) That which engirdles a person or thing; a band or girdle; as, a ladys belt; a sword belt.
  9. (n.) 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.
  10. (n.) Same as Band, n., 2. A very broad band is more properly termed a belt.
  11. (v. t.) To encircle with, or as with, a belt; to encompass; to surround.

• BeltedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Worn in, or suspended from, the belt.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Belt
  3. (a.) Encircled by, or secured with, a belt; as, a belted plaid; girt with a belt, as an honorary distinction; as, a belted knight; a belted earl.
  4. (a.) Marked with a band or circle; as, a belted stalk.