Definitions of bellied

  1. Swelled out like the belly; swelled out in the middle. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. Having (such) a belly; puffed out; - used in composition; as, pot-bellied; shad-bellied. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Swelled out, or prominent, like the belly-used generally in composition. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Puffed up; swelled. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

What are the misspellings for bellied?

Usage examples for bellied

  1. A big- bellied Frog hops through the sunlight and plops in the gold- bubbled water of a basin, Sunk in the black and white marble. – Sword Blades and Poppy Seed by Amy Lowell
  2. And even supposing another miraculous link came to add itself to that wonderful chain, the happier Jews of the new State would be born into it as children to an enriched man, unconscious of the struggles, accepting the luxuries, growing big- bellied and narrow- souled. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill