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Synonyms for belt
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. belt(noun)

    endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys

    Synonyms:
    whack, belt ammunition, knock, whang, bang, swath, smash, bash, belted ammunition, rap

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  2. belt(noun)

    a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)

    Synonyms:
    whack, belt ammunition, knock, whang, bang, swath, smash, bash, belted ammunition, rap

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  3. belt(noun)

    an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found

    "a belt of high pressure"

    Synonyms:
    whack, belt ammunition, knock, whang, bang, swath, smash, bash, belted ammunition, rap

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  4. knock, bash, bang, smash, belt(noun)

    a vigorous blow

    "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"

    Synonyms:
    crash, bam, swath, boot, clap, bang, fringe, strike, thrill, smasher, roast, rap, belted ammunition, kick, knock, rush, flush, overhead, brawl, smash-up, belt ammunition, charge, whang, whack, hit, knocking, eruption, bash, do, blast, smash

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  5. swath, belt(noun)

    a path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)

    Synonyms:
    whack, belt ammunition, knock, bang, whang, swath, smash, belted ammunition, bash, rap

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  6. belt, belt ammunition, belted ammunition(noun)

    ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun

    Synonyms:
    whack, belt ammunition, knock, whang, bang, swath, smash, bash, belted ammunition, rap

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  7. knock, belt, rap, whack, whang(verb)

    the act of hitting vigorously

    "he gave the table a whack"

    Synonyms:
    bang, strike, swath, roast, rap, tap, knock, belted ammunition, pat, belt ammunition, blame, whang, whack, rap music, knocking, bash, hip-hop, smash

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  8. belt out, belt(verb)

    sing loudly and forcefully

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  9. belt(verb)

    deliver a blow to

    "He belted his opponent"

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  10. belt(verb)

    fasten with a belt

    "belt your trousers"

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

Wiktionary

  1. belt(verb)

    To encircle.

    The small town was belted by cornfields in all directions.

    Synonyms:
    circle, girdle, surround

  2. belt(verb)

    To fasten a belt.

    Keep your belt fastened; this is going to be quite a bumpy ride.

    Synonyms:
    strap, buckle, fasten

  3. belt(noun)

    To hit with a belt.

    The child was remanded to state custody when the lacerations on her back where her parents had belted her in punishment were revealed.

    Synonyms:
    whip, strap

  4. belt(verb)

    and intransitive To scream or sing in a loud manner.

    He belted out the national anthem.

    Synonyms:
    punch, sock, blow, wallop

  5. belt(verb)

    To drink quickly, often in gulps.

    He belted down a shot of whisky.

    Synonyms:
    slurp, zoom, book, pound, speed, gulp, whiz

  6. belt(noun)

    To hit someone or something.

    The angry player belted the official across the face, and as a result was ejected from the game.

    Synonyms:
    clobber, bash, wallop, smack

  7. belt(noun)

    To move very fast

    He was really belting along.

    Synonyms:
    strap, waistband, sash, girdle

  8. belt(noun)

    Synonyms:
    safety belt, restraint, seat belt

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. belt(n.)

    Synonyms:
    girdle, cincture, cestus, band

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    correa, strap, seatbelt, safety-belt, waist, belts, strip, girdle, straps, tape, hizam, ribbon, cordon, band, webbing, copperbelt, zone

How to pronounce belt?

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How to say belt in sign language?

  1. belt

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