belong to sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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belong to sb

phrasal verb with belong uk   /bɪˈlɒŋ/  us   /-ˈlɑːŋ/ verb
A2 to be someone's ​property: This ​bookbelongs to Sarah. You shouldn't take what doesn't ​belong to you.
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(Definition of belong to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “belong to sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 属于(某人),归(某人)所有…
in Turkish birine ait olmak, onun olmak…
in Russian принадлежать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 屬於(某人),歸(某人)所有…
in Polish należeć do kogoś…
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