buckle

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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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She buckles down and commences a course of that treatment, noting every side-effect while dabbling in alternative therapies (acupuncture, yoga) that the film ridicules, and generally behaving like a country-fried Zsa Zsa Gabor.
Whatever camp you are in, what is certain is that we all hope Roy buckles down and does the business.
Colorful blue, green and yellow ensemble features bandeau dress of leather bands with buckles down one side.
Rock star chic is captured in Givenchy's blue/black/purple top of scaled palettes with silver cowl neck, worn over miniskirt of black leather strips with buckles down one side.
He buckles down to work right for the season-ending conference and Harris said he is humbled to be part of one of the league's most storied franchises.