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English definition of “belong to sb”

belong to sb

verb uk phrasal verb with belong   /bɪˈlɒŋ/ us    /-ˈlɑːŋ/
A2 to be someone's property: This book belongs to Sarah. You shouldn't take what doesn't belong to you.Having and owning - general words
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