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Synonyms for belt
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  1. beltverb

    To encircle.

    The small town was belted by cornfields in all directions.

    Synonyms:
    surround, girdle, circle

  2. beltverb

    A band used as a restraint for safety purposes, such as a seat belt.

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

    Synonyms:
    fasten, buckle, strap

  3. beltnoun

    A band that is used in a machine to help transfer motion or power.

    The motor had a single belt that snaked its way back and forth around a variety of wheels.

    Synonyms:
    strap, whip

  4. beltverb

    A powerful blow, often made with a fist or heavy object.

    He belted out the national anthem.

    Synonyms:
    wallop, punch, sock, blow

  5. beltverb

    A quick drink of liquor.

    Care to join me in a belt of scotch?

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

  6. beltnoun

    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. beltnoun

    To move very fast

    He was really belting along.

    Synonyms:
    girdle, sash, waistband, strap

  8. beltnoun

    Synonyms:
    safety belt, restraint, seat belt

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. beltnoun

    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. beltnoun

    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. beltnoun

    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, beltnoun

    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, beltnoun

    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 ammunitionnoun

    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, whangverb

    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, beltverb

    sing loudly and forcefully

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  9. beltverb

    deliver a blow to

    "He belted his opponent"

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

  10. beltverb

    fasten with a belt

    "belt your trousers"

    Synonyms:
    belt out

    Antonyms:
    unbelt

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. beltnoun

    Synonyms:
    girdle, cincture, cestus, band

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. beltnoun

    Synonyms:
    girdle, girth, surcingle, cincture, cestus, zone, bandolier

  2. beltverb

    Synonyms:
    encircle, begird, encompass, surround

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How to use belt in a sentence?

  1. The Romney:

    The good news is that Evander Holyfield always hits above the belt, and sometimes in politics that isn't the way things are done.

  2. Sameem Sulaiman:

    I would drive him around Mosul. he would always wear a suicide belt and carry a pistol. But even at checkpoints, he wasn't afraid, he didn't care. He had a look of authority. At the checkpoints, troops assumed he was an officer with security forces.

  3. Simone Biles:

    This is still the beginning, these are just some proof points we have under our belt. But we need many, many more to win back the trust of our community. But we are putting those steps in place.

  4. Xu Lirong:

    Meeting the demands of China’s One Belt, One Road policy will not be possible without a strong shipping fleet.

  5. Anamitra Anurag Danda:

    The cyclone surge coincided with the new moon high tides. It is devastation in the coastal belt.


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