Bel´ly   Pronunciation: bĕl´lŷ
n.1.That part of the human body which extends downward from the breast to the thighs, and contains the bowels, or intestines; the abdomen.
2.The under part of the body of animals, corresponding to the human belly.
Underneath the belly of their steeds.
- Shak.
3.The womb.
Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee.
- Jer. i. 5.
4.The part of anything which resembles the human belly in protuberance or in cavity; the innermost part; as, the belly of a flask, muscle, sail, ship.
Out of the belly of hell cried I.
- Jonah ii. 2.
5.(Arch.) The hollow part of a curved or bent timber, the convex part of which is the back.
Belly doublet
a doublet of the 16th century, hanging down so as to cover the belly.
Belly fretting
the chafing of a horse's belly with a girth.
- Shak.
Belly timber
- Johnson.
Belly worm
a worm that breeds or lives in the belly (stomach or intestines).
- Prior.
v. t.1.To cause to swell out; to fill.
[imp. & p. p. Bellied ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Bellying.]
v. i.1.To swell and become protuberant, like the belly; to bulge.
Noun1.Bellybelly - the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
Synonyms: abdomen, stomach, venter
2.Bellybelly - a protruding abdomen
Synonyms: paunch
3.belly - a part that bulges deeply; "the belly of a sail"
4.belly - the hollow inside of something; "in the belly of the ship"
5.belly - the underpart of the body of certain vertebrates such as snakes or fish
Verb1.belly - swell out or bulge out
Synonyms: belly out
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Bellows camera
Bellows fish
bells and whistles
bells of Ireland
bells, whistles, and gongs
-- Belly --
belly dance
belly dancer
belly dancing
Belly doublet
belly flop
belly flopper
Belly fretting
belly laugh
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Belly timber
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belly whop
belly whopper
Belly worm
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