at times, a physical state of existence. the conventional place; at which, an object, living creature or being is found. where one, several or many reside. a destined and preferred state of residing. to belong; is to be drawn and bundled in the warming comfort of familiarity. a motionless state; to be kept or hidden away. in moments of unresolved belonging, the body is present, the mind is wandering and the spirit; absent.