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Belong

Be`long´
v. i.1.To be the property of; as, Jamaica belongs to Great Britain.
[imp. & p. p. Belonged ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Belonging.]
2.To be a part of, or connected with; to be appendant or related; to owe allegiance or service.
A desert place belonging to . . . Bethsaids.
- Luke ix. 10.
The mighty men which belonged to David.
- 1 Kings i. 8.
3.To be the concern or proper business or function of; to appertain to.
4.To be suitable for; to be due to.
5.To be native to, or an inhabitant of; esp. to have a legal residence, settlement, or inhabitancy, whether by birth or operation of law, so as to be entitled to maintenance by the parish or town.
v. t.1.To be deserved by.
More evils belong us than happen to us.
- B. Jonson.
Verb1.belong - be owned by; be in the possession of; "This book belongs to me"
2.belong - originate (in); "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country"
Synonyms: consist, lie in, dwell, lie
3.belong - be suitable or acceptable; "This student somehow doesn't belong"
4.belong - be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books belong?"; "Let's put health care where it belongs--under the control of the government"; "Where do these books go?"
Synonyms: go
5.belong - be classified with; "The whales belong among the mammals"
accord, affect, agree, answer to, appertain, appertain to, apply to, be a member, be inscribed, be there, bear on, bear upon, become, befit, belong to, carry a card, chime, concern, connect, correspond, correspond to, deal with, fit, fit in, go, harmonize, have connection with, have its place, have place, hold membership, indwell, inhere, interest, involve, liaise with, link with, match, pertain, pertain to, refer to, regard, relate to, respect, set, subscribe, suit, tally, tie in with, touch, touch upon, treat of, vest, vest in
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Bellyband
Bellybound
bellybutton
Bellycheat
Bellycheer
Bellyful
bellying
bellyland
bellylaugh
bellyless
Belmont
Belmont Park
Belmont Stakes
Belo Horizonte
Belock
Belomancy
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belong to
Belonging
belongings
Belonidae
Belonite
Belooche Beloochee
Belord
Belorussia
Belorussian
Belostomatidae
Belove
Beloved
Below
Below par
Below stairs
below the belt
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