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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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MyBuckleMate has been named a 2014 National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) SILVER winner for its innovation, attention to quality and ingenious design that keeps floppy back seat buckles propped up so kids and adults with limited mobility can buckle up by themselves with just one hand.
Buckle Up said it was disappointed that 12 people had shared the Groupon post by the time it was brought to Buckle Up's attention.
But Hurley doubts primary enforcement of seat belt laws will noticeably worsen the problem, and he argues that it makes sense as a matter of consistency: If you can be pulled over for a broken tail light, why not for failing to buckle up ?
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Safety advocates used the Texas-sized belt to announce the annual crackdown on drivers and passengers who don't buckle up.
The effort is part of Buckle Up America Week, a national seat belt campaign that runs through Memorial Day weekend, when more drivers usually take to the road.
With an eye toward convincing pickup truck drivers and their passengers to always buckle up, the "Buckle Up in Your Truck" effort includes stepped-up enforcement of safety belt laws and outreach activities including television and radio promotion in areas where pickup truck fatalities have been most prevalent.
Throughout the week leading up to Memorial Day, motorists who don't buckle up children will be stopped as part of Operation ABC Mobilization: America Buckles Up Children.
Click It or Ticket will be held in connection with the national Buckle Up America/Operation ABC National Mobilization.
We're asking parents to buckle up their children using the safety restraint that best fits their kids -- and to secure them in the back seat.
The campaign engages sports figures, leagues, celebrities, dignitaries and fans to encourage and support road safety, reminding adults that Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk and that families should Buckle Up, Every Trip, Every Time.
Rush(TM) (PS2, Xbox; Fall 2005) -- Buckle up, rev the engine, drop the clutch and blast off in Midway's high-octane arcade racer, L.
In a crash, pickup trucks are twice as likely to roll over as cars, but their occupants buckle up less than any other group of drivers and passengers on Texas roads," said Georgia Chakiris, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's regional administrator.