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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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SACRAMENTO, Calif -- Law enforcement from Redding to San Diego, including the California Highway Patrol, will be on the lookout for impaired drivers and drivers and passengers not buckling up over the upcoming Labor Day holiday.
The Chevy Venture-sponsored Safe and Sane Road Trips program was the perfect way to educate our customers about buckling up and child passenger safety.
The technique: buckling up your seatbelt before pulling out of your driveway.
Buckling up is your best protection against severe injury or death in a collision.
Said Shipley, "While we didn't reach our goal of 70 percent, we are pleased with the increase in occupant restraint usage, and we hope to continue to see the usage rate increase as more and more people realize the life-saving benefits of buckling up.