Adjective "Belly" Definition and Examples




    noun, plural bellies.

    1. the front or under part of a vertebrate body from the breastbone to the pelvis, containing the abdominal viscera; the abdomen.

    2. the stomach with its adjuncts.

    3. appetite or capacity for food; gluttony.

    4. the womb.

    5. the inside or interior of anything: the belly of a ship.

    6. a protuberant or bulging surface of anything: the belly of a flask.

    7. Anatomy. the fleshy part of a muscle.

    8. the front, inner, or under surface or part, as distinguished from th