belongings

be|long|ings [ bı`lɔŋıŋz ] noun plural *
the things you own:
Adam packed his few belongings and moved out.
personal belongings: Remember to take all your personal belongings from the overhead locker when you leave the airplane.

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • belongings — index assets, capital, effects, estate (property), goods, interest (ownership), merchandise …   Law dictionary

  • belongings — goods, effects, possessions, 1817, from pl. prp. of BELONG (Cf. belong) …   Etymology dictionary

  • belongings — *possessions, effects, means, resources, assets …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • belongings — [n] personal possessions accouterments, appurtenances, assets, chattels, effects, gear, goods, paraphernalia, personal property, property, stuff, things; concepts 446,710 …   New thesaurus

  • belongings — ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ a person s movable possessions …   English terms dictionary

  • belongings — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ personal ▪ meagre/meager VERB + BELONGINGS ▪ collect, collect together, collect up, gather, gather together …   Collocations dictionary

  • belongings — [[t]bɪlɒ̱ŋɪŋz, AM lɔ͟ːŋ [/t]] N PLURAL: usu poss N Your belongings are the things that you own, especially things that are small enough to be carried. I collected my belongings and left... He was identified only by his uniform and personal… …   English dictionary

  • belongings */ — UK [bɪˈlɒŋɪŋz] / US [bɪˈlɔŋɪŋz] noun [plural] the things you own Adam packed his few belongings and moved out. personal belongings: Remember to take all your personal belongings from the overhead locker when you leave the plane …   English dictionary

  • belongings — n. one s earthly; personal belongings * * * [bɪ lɒŋɪŋz] personal belongings one s earthly …   Combinatory dictionary

  • belongings — be|long|ings [bıˈlɔŋıŋz US bıˈlo:ŋ ] n [plural] the things you own, especially things that you can carry with you = ↑possessions ▪ an insurance policy that covers your personal belongings …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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