Definition of belong to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


belong to

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1  to be owned by somebody Who does this watch belong to? The islands belong to Spain.
  2. 2an event, a competition, etc. that belongs to somebody is one in which they are the most successful or popular British actors did well at the award ceremony, but the evening belonged to the Americans.
  1. 1  to be a member of a club, an organization, etc. Have you ever belonged to a political party?
  2. 2  to be part of a particular group, type, or system Lions and tigers belong to the cat family.
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