unbelt

[ uhn-belt ]
/ ʌnˈbɛlt /

verb (used with object)

to remove the belt from.
to remove by undoing a supporting belt: to unbelt a sword.

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In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of unbelt

First recorded in 1475–85; un-2 + belt

Definition for unbelted (2 of 2)

belted
[ bel-tid ]
/ ˈbɛl tɪd /

adjective

having or made with a belt: a belted dress.
wearing or girded with a belt, especially as a mark of distinction: the belted lords and emissaries.
marked with a band of color different from that of the rest of the body: a belted cow.

Origin of belted

First recorded in 1475–85; belt + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM belted

sem·i·belt·ed, adjectiveun·belt·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for unbelted

  • Costa was unbelted and out the door while Neel was still feeling his insides shiver back into shape.

    The K-Factor|Harry Harrison (AKA Henry Maxwell Dempsey)
  • He wore a gun, which he had unbelted and placed within reach of his hand on the grass.

    The Alaskan|James Oliver Curwood
  • She wanted to be naked with him, and she threw off her outer tunic, unbelted her red silk gown, and pulled it over her head.

British Dictionary definitions for unbelted

unbelt
/ (ʌnˈbɛlt) /

verb (tr)

to unbuckle the belt of (a garment)
to remove (something) from a belt
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