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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.
Translations of “belongings”
in Korean 소유물…
in Arabic مُمْتَلَكات…
in Portuguese pertences…
in Catalan pertinences…
in Japanese (自分の)持ち物, 所持品…
in Italian cose, effetti…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擁有物, 行李…
in Russian вещи, пожитки…
in Turkish şahsi eşyalar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 所有物, 行李…
in Polish rzeczy…
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