noun. ['ˈneɪvəl'] a scar where the umbilical cord was attached.
- belly button
Words that Rhyme with Navel
How do you pronounce navel?
Pronounce navel as ˈneɪvəl.
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Example sentences of the word navel
1. Noun, singular or mass
The fruit gets its navel from a secondary fruit that is embedded in the orange blossom but dies off.
Scoop your navel toward your spine and rotate your top knee-cap up toward the ceiling.
Quotes containing the word navel
1. Farms and food production should be, I submit, at least as important as who pierced their navel in Hollywood this week. Please tell me I'm not the only one who believes this. Please. As a culture, we think we're well educated, but I'm not sure that what we've learned necessarily helps us survive.
- Joel Salatin, Folks, This Ain't Normal: A Farmer's Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World
noun. literally, the contemplation of one's navel, which is an idiom usually meaning complacent self-absorption.
noun. ['ˈneɪvəl'] the center point or middle of something.
- navel point