strap in

phrasal verb

strapped in; strapping in; straps in
: to fasten a seat belt around (someone)
She strapped the children in and drove away.

Examples of strap in in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That includes the chance to strap in for a heli-skiing trip around the surrounding mountains, snowshoeing, fat biking, ice fishing, sledding, snowmobiling, sea kayaking, and more. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 22 Jan. 2024 Most of Blue Origin's customers for these suborbital flights have been wealthy individuals or special guests invited to strap in for a ride to space. Stephen Clark, Ars Technica, 19 Dec. 2023 The model is complete with a deep green strap in alligator leather, which provides a final touch of color and texture to the watch. Cait Bazemore, Robb Report, 29 Dec. 2023 This rebalancing also means a headset with roughly the same weight as the Quest 2 can sit securely on your face without the need to tighten the head strap in a death grip around your skull, leading to noticeably less pressure on the area around your eyes and sinuses. Kyle Orland, Ars Technica, 13 Oct. 2023 In the middle is a compartment designed to hold a 17-inch laptop and a tablet, plus a vertical pocket and spot to strap in your water bottle. Kristine Solomon, Travel + Leisure, 8 Dec. 2023 Step 4: Layer Bag Pieces Layer both bag pieces with right sides together and pin, making sure to pin the loose portion of straps in place to prevent catching them in stitching. Sarah Martens, Better Homes & Gardens, 23 Dec. 2023 So heat up a plate of leftovers and strap in, because there are a lot of deals to take advantage of. Tiffany Hopkins, Bon Appétit, 24 Nov. 2023 The bikini top has soft cups and a clasp hook closure with an extra strap in the back, giving additional back coverage and support. Maya Polton Updated, Parents, 10 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Strap in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strap%20in. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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