belong

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Synonyms for belong

go

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  • go
  • fit in
  • have a home
  • have a rightful place

go with

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belong to someone

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  • be the property of
  • be owned by
  • be held by
  • be in the possession of
  • be at the disposal of
  • be in the ownership of

belong to something

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  • be a member of
  • be associated with
  • be included in
  • be allied to
  • be affiliated to
  • be an adherent of

Synonyms for belong

to have a proper or suitable place

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Synonyms for belong

be owned by

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be suitable or acceptable

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be in the right place or situation

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be rightly classified in a class or category

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be a member, adherent, inhabitant, etc. (of a group, organization, or place)

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be a part or adjunct

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References in classic literature ?
I have thought it sad--especially since coming here, and knowing that many of the hills and fields I see once belonged to my father's people.
Kasatsky belonged to those men of the eighteen-forties (they are now no longer to be found) who while deliberately and without any conscientious scruples condoning impurity in themselves, required ideal and angelic purity in their women, regarded all unmarried women of their circle as possessed of such purity, and treated them accordingly.
In the end, the deck belonged to Jerry, save for the boat's crew; for he had already learned to differentiate.
Although he belonged to Dag Daughtry just as much as if the steward possessed a chattel bill of sale of him, his owner did not know that his anaesthetic twist of ravaged nerves tokened the dread disease.
It was easy then to tell by the cut and texture of his clothes to what rank in life a man belonged, for each dressed accordingly, and only the great might wear silk and velvet and golden ornaments.
So, although Chaucer belonged to the middle class, he must have had some powerful friend able to get him a place in a great household.
For instance, I found that a piece of turf, three feet by four in size, which had been exposed for many years to exactly the same conditions, supported twenty species of plants, and these belonged to eighteen genera and to eight orders, which shows how much these plants differed from each other.
It might, also, perhaps have been expected that naturalised plants would have belonged to a few groups more especially adapted to certain stations in their new homes.
Moreover, these two varieties, being only slightly modified forms, will tend to inherit those advantages which made their common parent (A) more numerous than most of the other inhabitants of the same country; they will likewise partake of those more general advantages which made the genus to which the parent-species belonged, a large genus in its own country.
Some of the Ladies' Aiders did call me that; and of course that was pretty nice, but not so nice as if they had belonged to me, like you do.
To the younger men belonged the court uniforms that here and there brightened up the crowd.
Some of the young men, as Levin observed, belonged to the old party; and some of the very oldest noblemen, on the contrary, were whispering with Sviazhsky, and were evidently ardent partisans of the new party.
He was listening at that moment to Sviazhsky and Hliustov, the marshal of another district, who belonged to their party.
A Dodson would not be taxed with the omission of anything that was becoming, or that belonged to that eternal fitness of things which was plainly indicated in the practice of the most substantial parishioners, and in the family traditions,--such as obedience to parents, faithfulness to kindred, industry, rigid honesty, thrift, the thorough scouring of wooden and copper utensils, the hoarding of coins likely to disappear from the currency, the production of first-rate commodities for the market, and the general preference of whatever was home-made.
SALAHAL-DIN/ Aswat al-Iraq: Police sources said here that 8 workers were wounded in bombing 7 residences belong to police personnel and a building that belonged to a high ranking security officer.