Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “belt up”

See all translations

belt up

UK informal phrasal verb with belt
 
 
/belt/ verb informal
used to tell someone to stop talking or making a noise: Just belt up, would you? I'm trying to concentrate.Interrupting and preventing from speakingInterjectionsSounds used as interjections
Translations of “belt up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 安靜, 住嘴,安靜下來…
in Russian заткнись!…
in Turkish sesini kes', 'çeneni kapa' biçiminde uyarı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安静, 住嘴,安静下来…
in Polish zamknij się…
(Definition of belt up from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “belt up” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More