AskDefine | Define belonging

Dictionary Definition

belonging n : happiness felt in a secure relationship; "with his classmates he felt a sense of belonging"

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Verb form

  1. present participle of belong


  1. The action of the verb to belong (somewhere).
    I have a feeling of belonging in London.
  2. (almost always used in the plural) Something physical that is owned.
    Make sure you take all your belongings when you leave.



the action of the verb to belong
something physical that is owned

Extensive Definition

Belonging can refer to:
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