the Bible Belt

Definition of the Bible Belt

  1. :  an area chiefly in the southern part of the U.S. where there are many people who have very strong and strict Christian beliefs

Word by Word Definitions

bibleplay Bible
  1. :  the sacred scriptures of Christians comprising the Old Testament and the New Testament

    :  the sacred scriptures of some other religion (as Judaism)

    :  book

beltplay Belt
  1. :  a strip of flexible material worn especially around the waist as an item of clothing or a means of carrying something (as tools)

    :  a similar article worn as a corset or for protection or safety or as a symbol of distinction

    :  a continuous band of tough flexible material for transmitting motion and power or conveying materials

  1. :  to encircle or fasten with a belt

    :  to strap on

    :  to beat with or as if with a belt :  thrash

  1. :  a jarring blow :  whack

    :  drink


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