Words containing bel

3 letter words containing bel

  • bel — a unit for comparing two power levels, equal to the logarithm to the base ten of the ratio of the two powers

4 letter words containing bel

  • abel — the second son of Adam and Eve, a shepherd, murdered by his brother Cain (Genesis 4:1–8)
  • bela — a male given name.
  • beld — bald; hairless.
  • bell — A bell is a device that makes a ringing sound and is used to give a signal or to attract people's attention.
  • beloCarlos Felipe Ximenes, born 1948, East Timorese Roman Catholic bishop: Nobel Peace Prize 1996.

5 letter words containing bel

  • abele — white poplar (sense 1)
  • babel — If there is a babel of voices, you hear a lot of people talking at the same time, so that you cannot understand what they are saying.
  • bebel — August (ˈauɡʊst). 1840–1913, German socialist leader: one of the founders of the Social Democratic Party (1869)
  • belah — an Australian casuarina tree, Casuarina cristata, yielding a useful timber
  • belau — Palau

6 letter words containing bel

  • abeles — Plural form of abele.
  • abelia — an ornamental garden shrub with pink or white flowers
  • arabel — a female given name.
  • arbela — an ancient city in Assyria, near which the Battle of Arbela took place (331 bc), in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians
  • barbel — any of several slender tactile spines or bristles that hang from the jaws of certain fishes, such as the catfish and carp

7 letter words containing bel

  • abelard — Peter. French name Pierre Abélard. 1079–1142, French scholastic philosopher and theologian whose works include Historia Calamitatum and Sic et Non (1121). His love for Héloïse is recorded in their correspondence
  • abelian — of or relating to an Abelian group
  • abelias — Plural form of abelia.
  • abelson — Philip. 1913–2004, US physical chemist. He created (with Edwin McMillan) the first transuranic element, neptunium (1940)
  • annabel — a feminine name

8 letter words containing bel

  • -bellied — -bellied can be added to an adjective to describe someone or something that has a stomach of a particular kind.
  • abelmosk — a tropical bushy malvaceous plant, Hibiscus abelmoschus, cultivated for its yellow-and-crimson flowers and for its musk-scented seeds, which yield an oil used in perfumery
  • abelungu — (South Africa, now chiefly pejorative) White people collectively.
  • amabelle — a female given name.
  • arabella — a feminine name: dim. Bella

9 letter words containing bel

  • abelmosks — Plural form of abelmosk.
  • adobelike — made using a material similar to adobe
  • babelized — reduced to complete confusion or meaninglessness.
  • barebelly — a sheep with a defective growth of wool on its belly and legs.
  • belafonteHarry, born 1922, U.S. singer and actor.

10 letter words containing bel

  • antebellum — of or during the period before a war, esp the American Civil War
  • babelesque — resembling the situation at Babel, confused, impeding communication
  • barbellate — (of plants or plant organs) covered with barbs, hooks, or bristles
  • bel-esprit — a person of great wit or intellect.
  • beliefless — having no faith or belief

11 letter words containing bel

  • babelicious — (of a woman) sexually very attractive.
  • belarussian — of, relating to, or characteristic of Belarus, its people, or their language
  • belatedness — coming or being after the customary, useful, or expected time: belated birthday greetings.
  • beleaguered — A beleaguered person, organization, or project is experiencing a lot of difficulties, opposition, or criticism.
  • believingly — with belief; in a believing manner

12 letter words containing bel

  • abel-meholah — a city in ancient Palestine, east of the Jordan River: the home of Elisha. Judges 7:22; I Kings 4:12; 19:16.
  • beleaguering — to surround with military forces.
  • belittlement — to regard or portray as less impressive or important than appearances indicate; depreciate; disparage.
  • bell-bottoms — Bell-bottoms are trousers that are very wide at the bottom of the leg, near your feet.
  • belligerence — the act or quality of being belligerent or warlike; aggressiveness

13 letter words containing bel

  • beleaguerment — a blockade or siege
  • believability — to have confidence in the truth, the existence, or the reliability of something, although without absolute proof that one is right in doing so: Only if one believes in something can one act purposefully.
  • bellefontaine — a city in W Ohio.
  • belligerently — aggressively
  • belly-flopper — an awkward, usually unintentional dive in which the front of the body strikes the water horizontally, the abdomen or chest bearing the brunt of the impact.

14 letter words containing bel

  • belgian-endive — endive (def 2).
  • belles-lettres — literary works, esp essays and poetry, valued for their aesthetic rather than their informative or moral content
  • belletristical — relating to the fine arts
  • bellingshausen — Fabian Gottlieb von [fey-bee-uh n-got-leeb von] /ˈfeɪ bi ənˈgɒt lib vɒn/ (Show IPA), (Faddey Faddeyevich Bellingshauzen) 1778–1852, Russian naval officer and explorer.
  • below-the-belt — Something that is below the belt is cruel and unfair.

15 letter words containing bel

  • belt-and-braces — providing double security, in case one security measure should fail
  • belt-tightening — If you need to do some belt-tightening, you must spend less money and manage without things because you have less money than you used to have.
  • nonbelligerency — the state or status of not participating in a war.

16 letter words containing bel

18 letter words containing bel

  • bats-in-the-belfry — a hairy Eurasian campanulaceous plant, Campanula trachelium, with bell-shaped blue-purple flowers
  • campbell-bannerman — Sir Henry. 1836–1908, British statesman and leader of the Liberal Party (1899–1908); prime minister (1905–08), who granted self-government to the Transvaal and the Orange River Colony

20 letter words containing bel

  • belgorod-dnestrovski — a port in SW Ukraine, on the Dniester estuary: belonged to Romania from 1918 until 1940; under Soviet rule (1944–91). Pop: 48 100 (2004 est)
  • belgorod-dnestrovsky — a seaport in SW Ukraine, on the Black Sea.

21 letter words containing bel

  • the-ring-the-nibelung — Richard Wagner's tetralogy of music dramas: Das Rheingold (completed 1869), Die Walküre (completed 1870), Siegfried (completed 1876), and Götterdämmerung (completed 1876): the cycle was first performed at Bayreuth, 1876.

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