Related formssem·i·belt·ed, adjectiveun·belt·ed, adjective
Definition for belted (2 of 2)
- a cloth strip with loops or a series of metal links with grips, for holding cartridges fed into an automatic gun.
- a band of leather or webbing, worn around the waist and used as a support for weapons, ammunition, etc.
verb (used with object)
Origin of belt
Related formsbelt·less, adjective
Examples from the Web for belted
I parked the stroller at the base of the metal slide and wrestled Julia in her bulky snowsuit out of the belted contraption.
Cast members joined her as the “International Nasty Girls,” and belted a white-girl rap called “Dongs All Over the World.”When Celebrities Rap: Watch Anne Hathaway, Natalie Portman, Gwyneth Paltrow and More Spit Rhymes|Marina Watts|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The designer focused on classic sportswear cuts with fitted blazers, belted coats, and pencil skirts.Fashion Week Dispatch: Prabal Gurung, Altuzarra, Alexander Wang|Erin Cunningham|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She belted “Try” while flipping on a scarf that suspended her upside down by just her ankle over Ozzy Osbourne.
And then she belted the second half of the song while doing a full-on contemporary dance.
One after the other, she belted them around her waist, until she had on twenty petticoats at a time.Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks|William Elliot Griffis
His trousers were wide and belted at the waist, and his short sack coat hung open.The Troll Garden and Selected Stories|Willa Cather
The houses and villages are all surrounded with hedges, thickly planted, and each village is also belted in the same manner.Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. I. (of 2)|Dawson Turner
Your dynamo has been mounted on a wooden foundation, and belted to the countershaft, by means of an endless belt.Electricity for the farm|Frederick Irving Anderson
The sun-rays struck from afar full at her belted side; the water was like glass along the shore.Romance|Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
British Dictionary definitions for belted
- boxing below the waist, esp in the groin
- informal in an unscrupulous or cowardly way
- (of food or drink) in one's stomach
- in one's possession
- as part of one's experiencehe had a linguistics degree under his belt
Derived Formsbelted, noun
Word Origin for belt
Science definitions for belted
Idioms and Phrases with belted
In addition to the idioms beginning with belt
- belt down
- belt out
- below the belt
- bible belt
- sun belt
- tighten one's belt
- under one's belt