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(verb, prep.)


There are 7 meanings of the word Belong.

How to pronounce belong:


Belong - as a verb

Be owned by; be in the possession of

Example: "This book belongs to me"

Be suitable or acceptable

Example: "This student somehow doesn't belong"

Be in the right place or situation

Example: "Where do these books belong?"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Be rightly classified in a class or category

Example: "The whales belong among the mammals"

Be a member, adherent, inhabitant, etc. (of a group, organization, or place)

Example: "They belong to the same political party"

Be a part or adjunct

Example: "The uniform looks like it belonged to a museum collection"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
belong to
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Belong - as a preposition

(australian aboriginal, optionally followed by to) of, belonging to.

Example Sentences

"The book belongs on the shelf."
"This key belongs to the front door."
"The red shoes belong to my sister."
"That painting belongs in a museum."
"These toys belong in the toy chest."
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Word Game Points

Is BELONG a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, belong is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BELONG has a SCRABBLE points total of 9.

Is BELONG a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, belong is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BELONG has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 13.

Is BELONG a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, belong is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BELONG has a WORDFEUD points total of 11.

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