Meaning of “belt” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /belt/
Extra Examples
I have to wear a belt with these trousers.He undid his belt.Fasten your belt.She had a thick belt slung around her hips.I need another notch in my belt.

A2 a long, thin piece of leather, cloth, or plastic that you wear around your waist


an area of a particular type of land, or an area where a particular group of people live:

the commuter belt
a narrow belt of trees

part of a machine that moves in a circle to carry objects or to make a machine work:

The car needs a new fan belt.

(Definition of “belt noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)