belly belly  /ˈbɛ li/


  1. (n) the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
  2. (n) a protruding abdomen
  3. (n) a part that bulges deeply
  4. (n) the hollow inside of something
  5. (n) the underpart of the body of certain vertebrates such as snakes or fish
  6. (v) swell out or bulge out


  1. But for all the preparation, the sight of Chacn inspecting troops on her first day in office, with her rounded belly covered in a stylish maternity blouse, came as a jolt.
  2. The belly button was being chained up in your own basement, but she wasn't able to feel it.


  1. Belly Expands Platform to Elevate Customer Engagement With Added Functionality

    Belly, the industry leading customer loyalty and marketing platform, will release today an updated and redesigned merchant application that will further help Belly partner location
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Belly takes ‘Bites’ freebies program out of beta; beefs up loyalty platform

    Belly is offering a bunch of new tools to small businesses to help them amp up their loyalty programs and market to new customers.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: GigaOM

  3. SRC - Belly Dance - SRC - Belly Dance (SEPT)

    Middle Eastern Belly Dance is a low-impact form of dance appropriate for all body types and backgrounds. Learn history, basic movements, isolation techniques, and more. No dance experience necessary. All ages, shapes, genders welcome. Come with a willingness to learn make new friends, laugh and have a good time. Middle Eastern Belly Dance is a low-impact form of dance appropriate for all body ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh


  1. "We're on the downside of a recession that may be the worst since World War II. And if the automobile industry goes belly up now, there's a deep concern that that would be a major shock to the system," Cheney said.
    on Dec 14, 2008 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: FOXNews

  2. John confirmed ownership of "Klara and Edda Belly-Dancing" in a statement on his Web site.
    on Sep 26, 2007 By: Elton John Source: FOXNews

  3. Elected in 1976, Hatch said that, as a new senator, "I was filled with conservative fire in my belly and an itch to take on any and everyone who stood in my way, including Ted Kennedy."
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: Orrin Hatch Source: Bloomberg

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