belong to (someone or something)

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belong to (someone or something)

1. To be a member of something, such as a team or club. My daughter belongs to the debate team at school. I belong to the gym on Main Street if you ever want to come work out with me.
2. To be one's possession. No, that coat belongs to Rachel—mine has a hood. Who do these headphones belong to?
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belong to someone or something

to be owned by someone or something. This one belongs to me. This desk belongs to the company. You can't take it home!
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They did not belong to him, but he was to care for them as if they did.
Simpson has maintained the vehicle does not belong to him.
Speaker Curt Pringle, R-Garden Grove, has accused Assembly Minority Leader Richard Katz of pilfering four televisions with videocassette recorders, two Apple computers and a fifth television that he claims belong to him.