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1. asteroid

adjective. ['ˈæstɝˌɔɪd'] shaped like a star.

Synonyms

  • angulate
  • angular

Antonyms

  • round
  • pointless
  • parabolic

Etymology

  • ἀστεροειδής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Asteroid Belt

  • vanpelt
  • svelte
  • smelt
  • dwelt
  • welte
  • welt
  • velte
  • pelt
  • melt
  • knelt
  • helt
  • heldt
  • felt
  • feldt
  • dealt
  • celt

Sentences with asteroid-belt


1. Noun Phrase
Create the other items that are found in the solar system, such as the asteroid belt.

2. Noun Phrase
At a distance of about 500 million miles from the sun, Jupiter orbits just outside the asteroid belt.

3. Noun Phrase
These planets, which are beyond the asteroid belt, have larger orbits than the solid planets.

4. Noun Phrase
The inner planets consist of those orbiting inside the asteroid belt--Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars.

2. asteroid

noun. ['ˈæstɝˌɔɪd'] any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and metal that move around the sun (mainly between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter).

Synonyms

  • planetoid
  • minor planet

Antonyms

  • elliptic
  • cycloidal
  • lingulate

Etymology

  • ἀστεροειδής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. belt

noun. ['ˈbɛlt'] endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys.

Synonyms

  • belting
  • conveyor belt
  • driving belt
  • track
  • conveyer belt
  • fan belt
  • caterpillar track
  • loop
  • band
  • caterpillar tread
  • conveyer
  • conveyor

Antonyms

  • enrich
  • praise
  • flatter
  • succeed

4. belt

noun. ['ˈbɛlt'] a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist).

Synonyms

  • baldrick
  • safety belt
  • belting
  • accessory
  • money belt
  • cartridge belt
  • accoutrement
  • accouterment
  • baldric
  • safety harness
  • Sam Browne belt
  • life belt
  • belt buckle

Antonyms

  • detach
  • promote
  • miss
  • stay in place

5. belt

noun. ['ˈbɛlt'] an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found.

Synonyms

  • part
  • greenway
  • asteroid belt
  • greenbelt

Antonyms

  • connect
  • attach
  • stay
  • unify

6. belt

verb. ['ˈbɛlt'] sing loudly and forcefully.

Synonyms

  • belt out

Antonyms

  • unzip
  • unchain

7. belt

verb. ['ˈbɛlt'] deliver a blow to.

Antonyms

  • unstaple

8. belt

noun. ['ˈbɛlt'] a vigorous blow.

Synonyms

  • bang
  • smash
  • knock
  • bash
  • blow

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning

9. belt

noun. ['ˈbɛlt'] ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun.

Synonyms

  • ammo
  • belt ammunition
  • ammunition

Antonyms

  • inhale
  • come
  • conserve
  • outside

10. belt

verb. ['ˈbɛlt'] fasten with a belt.

Synonyms

  • secure
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • unwire
  • unlock
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