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belly

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1 a need or desire for food

  • as dinnertime approached he could think only of his belly
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2 an enlarged or bulging abdomen

  • worked hard to get rid of his belly in time to attend his class reunion
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3 the part of the body between the chest and the pelvis

  • a baby with a round little belly
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4 the seat of oneʼs deepest thoughts and emotions

  • in my belly I knew that he wasn't telling the truth, as the details of his story just didn't add up
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belly

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1 to extend outward beyond a usual point

  • the sails slowly bellied as the wind picked up
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2 to move slowly with the body close to the ground

  • recruits were forced to belly over the obstacle course under simulated enemy fire
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