belter

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

belter (plural belters)

  1. (UK, informal) Anything that is particularly good of its class.
    • 2011 January 22, Ian Hughes, “Arsenal 3 - 0 Wigan”, BBC:
      When the second goal came, it was a belter - Fabregas launching an inch-perfect ball over the top for Van Persie to volley in without breaking stride.
  2. (UK, informal) A very good-looking person.

Etymology 2[edit]

From belt (sing forcefully)

Noun[edit]

belter (plural belters)

  1. One who sings forcefully.
  2. A song suitable for forceful singing.

Etymology 3[edit]

belt +‎ -er, from asteroid belt.

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Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

belter

  1. indefinite plural of belte

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Verb[edit]

belter

  1. present tense of belte