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Another word for buckle

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Verb
  1. To fall in

    Idioms:
    See also:

    explosion

  2. To give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

      1. To bend over or double up so that one part lies on another part:
      2. To make compact by doubling or bending over parts:
      3. To bring from an extended to a closed position:
      1. To give forth by a natural process, especially by cultivation:
      2. To furnish as return for effort or investment; be productive of:
      3. To give over possession of, as in deference or defeat; surrender:
      1. To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
      2. To give up in favor of another, especially voluntarily:
      3. To give up or abandon:
      1. To submit to an overpowering force or yield to an overwhelming desire; give up or give in.
      2. To die, especially from a disease or injury.
      1. To yield or surrender (oneself) to the will or authority of another.
      2. To subject to a condition or process:
      3. To present (something) to the consideration or judgment of another:
      1. To surrender under specified conditions:
      2. To give up all resistance; acquiesce:
      1. The front section of a ship or boat.
      2. Either of the sides of this front section:
      3. The oar or the person wielding the oar closest to the bow in a racing shell.
    See also:

    resist

Idioms:

    buckle down

  1. To devote (oneself or one's efforts)

Another word for buckle

Noun
      1. Something, such as a hook, used to attach one thing to another firmly.
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
      1. Any of various devices used to join, grip, support, or compress mechanical or structural parts.
      2. Any of various tools with opposing, often adjustable sides or parts for bracing objects or holding them together.
      3. To fasten, grip, or support with or as if with a clamp.
      1. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
      2. An embrace or hug.
      3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
    See also:

    fastener