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belted


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Belt  \Belt\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Belted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Belting}.] 
  To  encircle  with  or  as  with  a  belt;  to  encompass;  to 
  surround. 
 
  A  coarse  black  robe  belted  round  the  waist.  --C.  Reade. 
 
  They  belt  him  round  with  hearts  undaunted. 
  --Wordsworth. 
 
  2.  To  shear,  as  the  buttocks  and  tails  of  sheep.  [Prov.  Eng.] 
  --Halliwell. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Belted  \Belt"ed\,  a. 
  1.  Encircled  by  or  secured  with  a  belt;  as  a  belted  plaid; 
  girt  with  a  belt,  as  an  honorary  distinction;  as  a  belted 
  knight;  a  belted  earl. 
 
  2.  Marked  with  a  band  or  circle;  as  a  belted  stalk. 
 
  3.  Worn  in  or  suspended  from  the  belt. 
 
  Three  men  with  belted  brands.  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  {Belted  cattle},  cattle  originally  from  Dutch  stock,  having  a 
  broad  band  of  white  round  the  middle,  while  the  rest  of 
  the  body  is  black;  --  called  also  {blanketed  cattle}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  belted 
  adj  :  having  or  provided  with  a  belt;  "a  belted  dress"  [ant:  {unbelted}] 




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