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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Something to which a mountain climber's rope can be secured

Usage examples (23)
  • A large block forms the initial belay for the next pitch.
  • Verb (used with object) : belay that, the meeting will be at 0900 instead of 0800
  • Verb (used without object) : belay on that cleat over there
  • Come to think it, don't be sayin '"belay," either. for more
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