Translation of "belong" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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belongverb

uk /bɪˈlɒŋ/ us /bɪˈlɑːŋ/

B2 [ I + adv/prep ] to be in the right place or a suitable place

應在…(地方)
This table belongs in the sitting room. 這張桌子應該放在客廳裡。
Where do these spoons belong? 這些匙應放在哪裡?
These papers belong with the others. 這些報紙應該和其他的放在一起。

B2 [ I ] to feel happy or comfortable in a situation

適應;合得來
After three years in Cambridge, I finally feel as if I belong here. 在劍橋住了三年以後,我終於找到了一份歸屬感。

More examples

  • Although she's new to the school, we'd like her to feel that she belongs.
  • I think these cups belong in the other cupboard.
  • This is a gentleman's club - women don't belong here.
  • In those days they felt that children belonged in the nursery and out of sight.
  • Dirty boots do not belong on the table, now do they?

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “belong” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)