• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Beltin See Beltane.
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In literature:

If it tasted salty, he got a beltin'.
"The Valley of the Moon" by Jack London
Even a beltin' shows as 'ow a man 'as some regard for 'is daughter.
"Back To Billabong" by Mary Grant Bruce
He split on me fer beltin' the Black, I know, damn him!
"Thoroughbreds" by W. A. Fraser
Then shine 'em, or I'll give you a beltin' you'll remember!
"A Diversity of Creatures" by Rudyard Kipling
I've been usin' me fists all me life, beltin' the washboord, an' I'm nowhere yet.
"The Art of Disappearing" by John Talbot Smith

In news:

He's no longer beltin ' Helton, so sit him more.