the act of hitting vigorously; "he gave the table a whack"
fasten with a belt; "belt your trousers"
a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
deliver a blow to; "He belted his opponent"
endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
sing loudly and forcefully
ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun
a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found; "a belt of high pressure"
a path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)
a bump on a ski slope
a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
a member of the Muslim dynasty that ruled India until 1857
a wealthy man (especially one who made his fortune in the Orient)
a governor in India during the Mogul empire
identify as in botany or biology, for example
give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
mention and identify by name; "name your accomplices!"
by the sanction or authority of; "halt in the name of the law"
make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same thing"
give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property; "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"; "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"
a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; "They named their son David"; "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"
family based on male de
a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
mark with an asterisk; "Linguists star unacceptable sentences"
be the star in a performance
the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
feature as the star; "The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man"
a star-shaped character * used in printing
(astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
indicating the most important performer or role; "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance"
a performer who receives prominent billing
an actor who plays a principal role
a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem
an important or influential (and often overbearing) person