n. 1. belt for the transmission of power or rotation. Kuríya sa makina, The belt on the sewing machine; 2. cord used to tie around the habit of devotees. Ang nagdibútu sa Birhin sa Karmin nagbakus ug kuríya nga kapi, The devotees to the Virgin of Carmel wear brown belts; v. 1. attach a belt for transferring motion; 1a. make into such a belt or band; 2. wear a cord around the waist with a habit; 2a. make into such a cord.