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Synonyms for buckle

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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In the mean while, Richard continued watching the negro as he fastened buckle after buckle, until, stealing a look of consciousness toward the other, he continued: “Now, if that young man who was in your sleigh is a real Connecticut settler, he will be telling everybody how he saved my horses, when, if he had let them alone for half a minute longer, I would have brought them in much better, without upsetting, with the whip amid rein—it spoils a horse to give him his heal, I should not wonder if I had to sell the whole team, just for that one jerk he gave them,” Richard paused and hemmed; for his conscience smote him a little for censuring a man who had just saved his life.
His coat-tail is very far longer -- his pipe, his shoe -- buckles, his eyes, and his stomach, very far bigger -- than those of any other old gentleman in the village; and as to his chin, it is not only double, but triple.
Shaggy creamy stockings of silk, and shaggy slippers of rose leather with ruby buckles, completed his costume, and when he was thus attired the shaggy man looked at himself in a long mirror with great admiration.
5th to Horses, the 6th to Servants, the 7th to Amusements, the 8th to Cloathes and the 9th to Silver Buckles.
He is fifteen years of age, has fifteen silver buckles on his jacket and is the fifteenth Evardo to rule the land of Ev.
A spokeswoman for The Gateshead Housing Company said: "Our medical team have looked at her situation and feel that the property is meeting her needs so we have not awarded Mrs Buckle any additional medical priority for a move.
Balancing the colors is a matte black silicone strap and loop, joined by a matte black plastic buckle.
Nicki Elsworth, 35, said she was left shaking after she found oneyear-old daughter Freya with her neck tangled in the harness of her iCandy Peach buggy after the buckle allegedly broke.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Turn Buckle For Dmrc Car Body As Per Tool Drawing No.
Pakistani Careem driver, Asif Sabir, 36, said: "Before, I always had to tell people to put on their belts before we started the journey, but of late, the majority of the passengers buckle up themselves.
When a plate element is subjected to direct compression, bending, shear, or a combination of these stresses in its plane, the plate may buckle locally before the member as a whole becomes unstable or before the yield stress of the material is reached.
If your knees buckle, talk to your doctor or physical therapist about exercises to strengthen your knees, a cane or other assistive device, supportive shoes and other fall-prevention strategies.
Jamal Buckle was just 17 when he knifed 22-year-old Sean Annandale in the chest and leg during an early hours fight in Golcar.
Hyundai says that if the metal tongue on the belt is forced into the buckle at an angle, the buckle can jam and won't fasten.
The Buckle Inc (NYSE: BKE) announced on Monday the authorisation by its board of directors, at its quarterly meeting held on 29 May 2015, of an USD0.