Meaning of “belongings” in the English Dictionary


"belongings" in English

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belongingsnoun [ plural ]

uk /bɪˈlɒŋ.ɪŋz/ us /bɪˈlɑːŋ.ɪŋz/

B2 the things that a person owns, especially those that can be carried :

I put a few personal belongings in a bag and left the house for the last time.

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(Definition of “belongings” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"belongings" in American English

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belongingsplural noun

us /bɪˈlɔŋ·ɪŋz/

the things that you own, esp. those that can be taken with you:

Fleeing the flood waters, families here packed their belongings and headed to higher land.

(Definition of “belongings” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)