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belong

 
Verb belong has 5 senses
  1. belong - be owned by; be in the possession of; "This book belongs to me"
    --1 is one way to
    be
    Derived form: noun belongings1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s somebody
  2. dwell, consist, lie, belong, lie in - originate (in); "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country"
    --2 is one way to exist, be
    Sample sentence:
    Something is ----ing PP
  3. belong - be suitable or acceptable; "This student somehow doesn't belong"
    --3 is one way to
    be
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. belong, go - be in the right place or situation; "Where do these books belong?"; "Let's put health care where it belongs--under the control of the government"; "Where do these books go?"
    --4 is one way to be
    Sample sentence:
    The chairs belong in the corner
  5. belong - be classified with; "The whales belong among the mammals"
    --5 is one way to
    be
    Sample sentences:
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
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