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1. Belts considered as a group.
2. The material used to make belts.
3. Slang A beating or thrashing.


1. (Textiles) the material used to make a belt or belts
2. (Clothing & Fashion) belts collectively
3. informal a beating
informal Brit excellent; first-class


(ˈbɛl tɪŋ)

1. material for belts.
2. belts collectively.


 belts collectively.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.belting - the material of which belts are made
belt - a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
belt - endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"


[ˈbɛltɪŋ] adj (= brilliant) → époustouflant(e)belt loop npassant m


n (inf)Dresche f (inf); to give somebody a good beltingjdn ganz schön verdreschen (inf)
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This approach, however, places extreme demands on the conveyor belting and leads to belt damage or the early replacement of belting.