- [[t]bɪlɒ̱ŋɪŋz, AM -lɔ͟ːŋ-[/t]]
N-PLURAL: usu poss NYour 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 belongings.Syn:possessions
English dictionary. 2008.
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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
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