HyperDic: belt

English > 10 senses of the word belt:
NOUNartifactbeltendless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
artifactbelta band / band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
locationbeltan elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found
eventbelt, knock, bash, bang, smasha vigorous blow
objectbelt, swatha path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)
artifactbelt, belt ammunition, belted ammunitionammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun
actbelt, knock, rap, whack, whangthe act of hitting vigorously
VERBcreationbelt, belt outsing loudly and forcefully
contactbeltdeliver a blow to
contactbeltfasten with a belt
belt > pronunciation
Soundsbeh'lt
RhymesCelt ... welt: 13 rhymes with ehlt...
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningendless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys.
NarrowerbandA driving belt in machinery
conveyer belt, conveyor belt, conveyer, conveyor, transporterA moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)
driving beltA belt that carries motion from a motor to the machinery
fan beltA belt driven by the crankshaft that drives a fan that pulls air through the radiator
track, caterpillar track, caterpillar treadAn endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground
BroaderloopAnything with a round or oval shape (formed by a curve that is closed and does not intersect itself)
SubstancesbeltingThe material of which belts are made
Spanishcorrea
Catalancorretja
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA band / band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist).
Partsbelt buckleThe buckle used to fasten a belt
NarrowerSam Browne beltLeather belt supported by a strap over the right shoulder
baldric, baldrickA wide (ornamented) belt worn over the right shoulder to support a sword or bugle by the left hip
cartridge beltA broad belt with loops or pockets for holding ammunition
holsterA belt with loops or slots for carrying small hand tools
money beltBelt with a concealed section for holding money
safety belt, life belt, safety harnessBelt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
Broaderaccessory, accoutrement, accoutermentclothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing
SubstancesbeltingThe material of which belts are made
Spanishcincho, cinto, cinturón, correa, faja
Catalancinturó
Verbsbeltfasten with a belt
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningAn elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found.
Example"a belt of high pressure"
InstancesBible Beltsouthern and midwestern United States where Protestant fundamentalism is dominant
Corn BeltThe midwestern states where corn is grown
Van Allen beltA belt of charged particles (resulting from cosmic rays) above the Earth trapped by the Earth's magnetic field
Narrowerasteroid beltThe region of interplanetary space between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids are found
greenbelt, greenwayA belt of parks or rural land surrounding a town or city
Broaderregion, partThe extended spatial location of something
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 4, event
MeaningA vigorous blow.
Synonymsknock, bash, bang, smash
Broaderblow, bumpAn impact (as from a collision)
Spanishcinturón, derribo, golpe fuerte, golpe, hostia, lechazo, leche, mamporro, piña, tortazo, zambombazo
Catalanhòstia, llet, trompada
Verbsbeltdeliver a blow to
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 5, object
MeaningA path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing).
Synonymswath
Broaderpath, track, courseA line or route along which something travels or moves
Spanishcinturón, rastrillo hilerador, ringlera
Catalancinturó
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 6, artifact
MeaningAmmunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun.
Synonymsbelt ammunition, belted ammunition
Broaderammunition, ammoProjectiles to be fired from a gun
English > belt: 10 senses > noun 7, act
MeaningThe act of hitting vigorously.
Synonymsknock, rap, whack, whang
BroaderblowA powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
Spanishcastañazo, cate, golpe, leñazo, porrazo, tortazo, trastazo
Catalanbatzacada, batzac, cop, patacada, patac, trompada
English > belt: 10 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningsing loudly and forcefully.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymbelt out
Broadersingproduce tones with the voice
Spanishcorrear, vociferar
English > belt: 10 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningdeliver a blow to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelThe fighter managed to belt his opponent
Example"He belted his opponent"
BroaderhitDeal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
Spanishcorrear, zurrar
Nounsbelta vigorous blow
English > belt: 10 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningfasten with a belt.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"belt your trousers"
Broaderfasten, fix, secureCause to be firmly attached
Oppositeunbeltundo the belt of
Spanishapretarse, ceñir
Catalancenyir
Nounsbelta band / band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)

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