belonging belonging  /bɪ ˈlɔ ŋɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) happiness felt in a secure relationship

Usage(s):

  1. Tila Tequila at a Beechwood Canyon residence belonging to her publicist, in the Hollywood hills.
  2. You can't build a society purely on interests, you need a sense of belonging.
  3. Divers try to raise the car belonging to Senator Edward Kennedy in which he was seriously injured and his passenger Mary Jo Kopechne was killed, at the Chappaquiddick Bridge.

News

  1. California man locates birth family after 60 years

    California resident Richard Axton sat on the couch in a home belonging to a person who had been a virtual stranger to him until recently, but he was noticeably relaxed, like he was spending an afternoon in his own home.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Franklin County Times

  2. FD?business lost in fire

    Most of the building belonging to a Fort Dodge electrical business was severely damaged early Friday morning by a fire that needed multiple agencies to be extinguished. The fire at Bemrich Electric & Telephone Inc., 110 S. 21st S.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Fort Dodge Messenger

  3. Body found in vehicle belonging to Prosser man could be identified next week

    Officials expect to be able to identify next week a body found inside a burned car belonging to a mi
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Tri-City Herald

Quotes

  1. "What is happening is not terrorism, but the result of disagreements and conflict between militias belonging to this side or that," al-Maliki said in televised remarks during a meeting with President Jalal Talabani.
    on Nov 14, 2006 By: Nouri al-Maliki Source: Forbes

  2. "Everywhere you turned, there were bones belonging to animals that don't live in the desert," said Sereno. "I realized we were in the green Sahara."
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Paul Sereno Source: CNN

  3. In the August 2007 edition of the Cowley Chronicle, Spence told his parishioners: "Like it or not, we are all in this together. When St Peter writes of ': a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God', he is not...
    on Jun 1, 2008 By: A Michael Spence Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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