What does Belonging mean?

Definitions for Belonging
bɪˈlɔŋ ɪŋ, -ˈlɒŋ-Be·long·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. belongingnoun

    happiness felt in a secure relationship

    "with his classmates he felt a sense of belonging"

Wiktionary

  1. belongingnoun

    The action of the verb to belong.

  2. belongingnoun

    (almost always used in the plural) Something physical that is owned.

    Make sure you take all your belongings when you leave.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Belonging

    of Belong

  2. Belongingnoun

    that which belongs to one; that which pertains to one; hence, goods or effects

  3. Belongingnoun

    that which is connected with a principal or greater thing; an appendage; an appurtenance

  4. Belongingnoun

    family; relations; household

Freebase

  1. Belonging

    Belonging is an English-language Welsh television drama series, produced by BBC Wales and broadcast on BBC One Wales. The programme revolved around the lives of the Lewis family, and their various trials and tribulations in the changing environment of their South Wales town Bryncoed and modern Wales. The programme began in 1999, and its ninth and final series started in April 2008 and ended in June. A one-off ten-year anniversary special was broadcast on 16 April 2009, centring around a reunion of the Lewis family.

Editors Contribution

  1. belonging

    To belong to a person, people or group.

    The teacher said it was belonging to the young boy who was so focused on his work.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020  
  2. belonging

    To feel a sense of community, purpose and unity.

    To have a sense of belonging every day changes our outlook and attitude on life.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 2, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Belonging in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Belonging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Belonging in a Sentence

  1. Steven Bertolino:

    While Brian Laundrie is currently charged with the unauthorized use of a debit card belonging to Gabby, Brian is only considered a person of interest in relation to Gabby Petito’s demise, at this time Brian is still missing and when he is located we will address the pending fraud charge against him.

  2. Everhart Museum:

    Very little is known about the mummy, although it has been identified as belonging to the Paracas culture one of the oldest cultures of South America dating back to 800 100 B.C., the mummy was last on view in the 1990s.

  3. Michael Ask:

    We know that some of the fundamentalist groups are fishing in that pond, because they know that they have some young people who are vulnerable and rootless, who lack a sense of belonging, a community.

  4. An IDFspokesman:

    All of our operations were measured, proportionate and focused only on military assets belonging to the Islamic Jihad.

  5. Fernando Novas:

    When I saw all the fragmented bones laying on the table, I thought all of them belonged to different dinosaur lineages, that dinosaur is spectacular and bizarre because it combines different features belonging to these three main groups of dinosaurs.

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