belongings are the things that you own. This includes things like clothes, furniture, and even pets.

  • He was very upset that his belongings were destroyed in the fire.

  • She was very excited to get her belongings back from the storage room.

Definition of belongings


something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone


holding, property

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Example Sentences for belongings

  • 1

    All assets of the Service belong to the community.

  • 2

    People vended their belongings to earn some money.

  • 3

    The houses and other belongings and property were plundered and burned.

  • 4

    This land belongs and belonged to the Demesne of the church of St Benedict.

  • 5

    It was unlawful to despoil their belongings.

  • 6

    It belongs to the legume family.

  • 7

    It belongs, if anywhere, in Endogamy.

  • 8

    The bibliography belongs on the article.

  • 9

    The bride belongs to the bridegroom.

  • 10

    The chicken belongs to the proprietress.