Large list of clothes idioms about belts and their meanings
How each idioms is listed
There are 3 parts for each idiom the first part is what the idiom is, then there is an explanation of what the idiom means and the last part is an example of how to use it in a sentence.
How to use the list of clothes idioms A to Z?
To use the list of idioms click on each letter of the alphabet to get the list of the clothesidioms for that letter.
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- Clothes idioms about sleeves
- Clothes idioms about hats
- Clothes idioms about shoes
- Clothes idioms about coats
- Clothes idioms about the shirts
- Clothes idioms about the coats
- Clothes idioms about the pockets
- Clothes idioms about boots
- Clothes idioms about the pants
- Clothes idioms about the belts
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Clothes idioms about belts
hit (someone) below the belt
- to do something in an unfair or cowardly way
My friend was hitting below the belt when he criticized me after I told him my true feelings.
tighten one's belt
- to live on less money than usual
If we want to go on a holiday to Europe this year we will have to tighten our belts and begin to save some money.
under one's belt
- in one's experience or possession, gained by effort and skill
Now that I have some job experience under my belt, I will have more chances to apply for a good job.
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