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Noun
A strip of leather or other material worn, typically around the waist
“Around their waists, they wore a leather belt from which hung their bullet bag, tomahawk, and knife.”
Noun
A region or area, typically different in nature or composition from its surroundings
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“He added that even within Scotland, costs differ considerably between farmers in the central belt and Highlands.”
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Any long band or strip
“A belt of mist encircled them half-way up, but those on the water could see the lofty summits of those lordly rocks through the cloudy veil.”
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A continuous band of material used in machinery for transferring motion from one wheel to another
“Instead of using a steel belt to transmit power, it uses a specially developed link-plate chain, ideal for high torque use.”
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A physical hit or strike
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“She gave Jerry a light belt to his arm as punishment for his terrible joke.”
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A single act of imbibing in a liquid, or the single portion that is imbibed
“With a generous belt of honey-infused tea to oil his pulpitry, Quincy proved to be in excellent voice and was offered the pulpit on the spot.”
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A device which limits or prevents freedom of movement
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A circular motion, or a circle described by a moving body
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A severe beating
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A strip of leather or length of cord fastened to a handle
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An award or distinction gained by a victory or achievement, especially in sport
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A small article or item of clothing carried or worn to complement a garment or outfit
Verb
To beat or strike (someone), especially with a belt as a punishment
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“He got right up, and the way he went after Butch and started to belt him around the ring ahead of him was like a kid battering a hoop in a circle.”
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To rush or dash in a specified direction
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“I don't even pause to find a coat. I just belt down the stairs and through the Great Hall.”
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To surround, encircle or gird with, or as if with, a belt
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“The sums which are now spent in the pay of standing armies, would belt the earth with mighty links of canals and railroads.”
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To fasten or fix securely in place or together
“Samuel watched her stride swiftly across the clearing, pick up the hunting knife, and belt it securely to her dress.”
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To swallow greedily or in large amounts
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To consume a liquid
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To mark out the boundary or limits of
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