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  Words related to belong

Related / Similar Words: dwell, consist, lie, lie in, go

 

Definition:
  • be owned by; be in the possession of; "This book belongs to me";
  • originate (in); "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country";
  • be classified with; "The whales belong among the mammals";
  • be suitable or acceptable; "This student somehow doesn''t belong";
  • be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books belong?"; "Let''s put health care where it belongs--under the control of the government"; "Where do these books go?";

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    Hyponyms: inhere, pertain, appertain

     

    Derivational Morphology: property, belongings, holding, material possession, lie

     

     
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