buckle

(redirected from buckle up)
Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • phrase

Synonyms for buckle

buckle down

Synonyms

Synonyms for buckle

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

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

Synonyms for buckle

fastener that fastens together two ends of a belt or strap

a shape distorted by twisting or folding

Synonyms

fasten with a buckle or buckles

Synonyms

Related Words

Antonyms

fold or collapse

bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Team members get in, buckle up, and throw their hands in the air until a referee (Murray & Guari) shouts "Rotate!" Then they unbuckle, get out, rotate clockwise around the car to the next seat, and buckle-up again.
Mom-invented MyBuckleMate makes it easy for anyone to buckle up in the backseat with one hand (just like you do in the driver's seat).
UAE campaign group Buckle Up In The Back, which promotes seat belt use, strongly criticised Groupon for trivialising the importance of wearing seat belts.