Belly


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belly (noun)
1.
a need or desire for food
SYNONYMS:
appetite, belly, emptiness, famishment, munchies, stomach
RELATED WORDS:
rapaciousness, rapacity, ravenousness, voraciousness, voracity; malnutrition, starvation, undernourishment; craving, sweet tooth; famine, fast, hunger strike; gluttony, gourmandism, greed, hoggishness
NEAR ANTONYMS:
fill, fullness, glut, repleteness, repletion, satiation, satiety, satisfaction, surfeit
inappetence
belly (noun)
2.
an enlarged or bulging abdomen
SYNONYMS:
bay window, beer belly, belly, corporation, gut, paunch, pot
RELATED WORDS:
breadbasket [], stomach, tummy; chubbiness, corpulence, fat, fatness, fleshiness, obesity, overweight, paunchiness, plumpness, portliness, pudginess; chunkiness, heaviness, stoutness
belly (noun)
3.
the part of the body between the chest and the pelvis
SYNONYMS:
abdomen, belly, breadbasket, gut, solar plexus, tummy
RELATED WORDS:
middle, midriff, waist; paunch, potbelly; thorax
belly (noun)
4.
the seat of one's deepest thoughts and emotions
SYNONYMS:
belly, blood, bone(s), bosom, breast, gut, heart, heartstrings, inner space, inside, quick, soul
RELATED WORDS:
conscience, mind
belly (verb)
1.
to extend outward beyond a usual point
SYNONYMS:
bag, balloon, beetle, belly, billow, bunch, jut, overhang, poke, pooch, pouch, pout, project, protrude, stand out, start, stick out, swell
RELATED WORDS:
dome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretch
NEAR ANTONYMS:
compress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink
belly (verb)
2.
to move slowly with the body close to the ground
SYNONYMS:
belly, creep, grovel, slide, slither, snake, worm, wriggle
RELATED WORDS:
crouch, squat; edge, inch, nose; skulk, sneak, steal, tiptoe
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