seat belt definition, meaning - what is seat belt in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “seat belt”

See all translations

seat belt

noun [C] uk   us   (also safety belt)
a belt that fastens around you when you are travelling in a vehicle or aircraft and holds you in your seat, in order to reduce the risk of being injured in an accident: Do you know how to fasten/do up your seat belt? You must wear your seat belt.
Translations of “seat belt”
in Korean 안전 벨트…
in Arabic حِزام الأمان…
in Portuguese cinto de segurança…
in Catalan cinturó de seguretat…
in Japanese シートベルト…
in Italian cintura di sicurezza…
in Chinese (Traditional) (坐椅)安全帶…
in Russian ремень безопасности…
in Turkish emniyet kemeri…
in Chinese (Simplified) (坐椅)安全带…
in Polish pas (bezpieczeństwa)…
(Definition of seat belt from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of seat belt?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “seat belt” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

Morse code

a system used for sending messages, in which letters and numbers are represented by short and long marks, sounds, or flashes of light

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More