from The Century Dictionary.

  • Wearing a belt; specifically, wearing a distinctive belt, as a knight.
  • Marked or adorned with a band or circle: as, a belted stalk; the belted kingfisher.
  • Worn in the belt, or hanging from the belt: said especially of a sword the sheath of which is secured permanently to the belt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Encircled by, or secured with, a belt; ; girt with a belt, as an honorary distinction.
  • adjective Marked with a band or circle.
  • adjective Worn in, or suspended from, the belt.
  • adjective cattle originally from Dutch stock, having a broad band of white round the middle, while the rest of the body is black; -- called also blanketed cattle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of belt.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having or provided with a belt


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