navel navel  /ˈneɪ vəl/


  1. (n) a scar where the umbilical cord was attached
  2. (n) the center point or middle of something


  1. Japan has long had a special regard for the navel.
  2. Sabet responds that Muslim men too have a dress code: the Koran forbids them to wear saffron or silk or expose skin from navel to knee.
  3. The 40-year-old Chow started off as the lint in society's navel but has pulled himself up through wit, will and a keen appreciation for the cinematic uses of insanity.


  • BHS Graduate Going To Naval Academy | Video

    This year approximately 18,000 students applied to the United States Navel Academy, and only about 1,200 are accepted. Daniel Russell is one of the few North Dakotans that got in.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: KFYR-TV Bismarck

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  1. But Mr Miliband, speaking at Labour's annual conference in Bournemouth, said: "Europe needs to look out, not in, to the problems beyond its borders that define insecurity within our borders. It doesn't need institutional navel-gazing and that is why...
    on Sep 25, 2007 By: David Miliband Source: BBC News

  2. The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, accused the Church of wasting its time on internal politics: "Jesus Christ is in the streets weeping. Did you see the newspaper that said the Church is navel gazing while our children are being slaughtered...
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: John Sentamu Source: Times Online

  3. "It's time to declare our time of introspection and navel-gazing officially over," Jindal said. "It's time to get on with the business of charting America's future. So, as of now, be it hereby resolved that we will focus on America's future,...
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Bobby Jindal Source: CNN International

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