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buckle down

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to give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

buckle down: to devote (oneself or one's efforts)

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fastener that fastens together two ends of a belt or strap

a shape distorted by twisting or folding

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fasten with a buckle or buckles

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fold or collapse

bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

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Texas law requires children under 17 years old to be buckled up whether they are sitting in the front or back seat.
Children under 17 must be buckled up, whether they ride in the front or back of a vehicle.
More than half of the fatalities in CHP jurisdiction were not buckled up," he said.
A survey recently completed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) found that 19 million more Americans buckled up in 1998.
We urge zero tolerance for unbuckled children and hope officers can expand the Mobilization's success to save even more lives and send a clear message to America: The law requires that children be buckled up at all times.
And according to surveys by NHTSA, when a driver buckles up, children are buckled up 87 percent of the time.
Law enforcement in every state will be out in force during the week to make sure everyone, especially every child, is properly buckled up.
We urge zero tolerance for unbuckled children and hope officers can save lives and send a clear message to America: The law requires that children be buckled up at all times.
In cooperation with the Milwaukee Safety Commission, Midas will host two Bucks for Buckles seat belt checkpoints, which award drivers who, along with their passengers, are buckled up.
It's important for all caregivers to understand that beginning with the first ride home from the hospital, every infant should be buckled up in a car seat.