belong · verb I /bəˈlɔːŋ/Full view
belong (RIGHT PLACE)
B2 If something belongs somewhere, that is the place it should be in.
Dictionary examples:

This table belongs in the living room.

These papers belong with the others.

Learner example:

I can understand people wh[o] say that animals belong in nature. (First Certificate in English; B2; Dutch)

B2 to feel happy or comfortable in a situation
Dictionary example:

I spent two years in Boston but I never felt that I belonged there.

belong to sb
A2 If something belongs to you, you own it.
Dictionary examples:

This book belongs to Sarah.

You shouldn't take what doesn't belong to you.

Learner example:

I need it back because it belongs to my cousin. (Key English Test; A2; Tamil)

belong to sth
B1 to be a member of a group or organization
Dictionary example:

We belong to the same tennis club.

Learner example:

Also, I belonged to [a] golf club when I went to university in Japan. (First Certificate in English; B2; Japanese)

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